she grew up in Denmark with her two younger brothers and her father. They weren't poor but not rich either a normal middle class family of four.. through high school she loved to write for her school paper and she was good at it. after school she got a internship with a local news place. it was a small place but it was a job and it gave her a place to do her work from. She traveled to cherno for a news story on the vodka factory. A few days after her arrival in cherno the airports where shut down and she was stuck.