Edita A. Petrick
Edita A. Petrick
Edita A. Petrick

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Wrong Question

Bree-Ann Carver is an over-achieving young graduate of Columbia University who fully expected to win the prestigious post-grad fellowship with the New York Times. When she is offered a consolation prize—an internship in a subsidiary’s satellite office, in rural Idaho, she wants to turn her back on the lying cheats and knows it’s the last thing she can afford. There are mountains of student loans to pay and defaulting on them is not an option for an ambitious young woman just starting out on her own. Her job assignment is to write a weekly blog post and have a million subscribers by the end of her contract. It’s the least the Times expects from an intern, even if she is in a place that barely has GPS coordinates. A casual remark defines her choice for the blog topic: A fictional murder scenario with a subsequent revelation of the motive and murderer. She calls her blog “C-Murder of the Week.”

However, when her first subscriber not only criticizes her efforts but aggressively moves to take over her blog via his unsolicited input into her work, she is no longer sure she made the right choice. Read more »