LIT

We stop at the only place with a food sign. Drive into nothing. Green River. See a diner.  Sit by the window. Ask if that mud trickle...

Dew drops rested on flowers As the cool mist hung in the sky The foggy morning dawned ahead The break of the day was still shy . Drifting through...

LOVE

The DUFF, based on Kody Kepinger’s young adult novel of the same name, is a modern My Fair Lady or (for those who prefer...

If you have read my previous article, I talked about J. K. Simmons' amazing Oscar win for Whiplash, but I only knew about the...

LIFE

Happy end of February Germ readers! As we say goodbye to Black History Month, I want to take us on a little journey of...

I can remember that growing up, I was usually the only black kid in my circle of friends. I’ve always had mostly white friends....

STYLE

In this article, you will travel through time, from the '50s, where things were more conservative, less flashy, and very simplistic, to now, where...

Whether you’re making use of holiday gift cards or getting a head start on spring cleaning, it’s never a bad time to clean out,...

BRIGHT PLACES

These lemon bars are one of my favorite desserts (and that's coming from a chocoholic!). They're tangy and sweet with a delicious crust. The...

Today’s young adults will most likely never pay off their credit card debts. I don’t want my kids to be a part of that...

BE LOVELY 365

Fairies are lovely.

BUZZ

video

The New York Times created this touching video in tribute of Leonard Nimoy, who died yesterday, February 27th, at age 83. His character Spock from the Star...

GERM U

Shanna had a secret.  I could see it every time my senior composition class talked about college preparation.  She looked at her notebook, she...