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Trailer Tuesday: Lucy

Lucy is about a woman living in Teipei, Taiwan who is forced to be a drug mule for a mob. Their plan backfires when…

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32 by Andrea May

“This song was written after pulling an all-nighter. We were hanging out and just decided that we weren’t ready for the night to end….

Figment’s Featured Writer: C.R. Chamberlain

Figment.com is an amazing site “where writers write, meet, create, share, and connect,” and each week Figment features one of their members. The “Featured Fig” is interviewed, and…

Never Forget: Emma by Jane Austen

Hello, my lovely Germ readers! I hope your summer is off to a beautiful start, and I hope your summer reading list is filled…

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Better Love

When I think of what exemplifies love, family, and music, I think of the DuPree family. If you haven’t heard of them, fire up your…

Marilyn and Ella: 20th Century Women

Ella Fitzgerald, the renowned jazz singer, had her fair share of battles to fight. While she was beloved by her community (and is widely considered one of…

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Find Thyself: Summer Edition

I’ve always been a relatively shy person, only opening up and having bursts of “weirdness” around the people who I am truly comfortable with….

Odi Et Amo

“Do you have any food?” “Huh? Oh. Not really.” “You have an apple.” “It’s one of those Fiji apples. Nothing special.” “Hey.” “What.” “Lime…

Our Top Ten Summer Workouts

So, Germs (I’ve discovered this is an appropriate term for all of you lovely readers), it’s that time of year again: summer! This means…

New Places

Day 205

Lovely style and lifestyle expert  Tai Beauchamp shares her 3Ps of success with Summer 2014 campers at Queens Camp for Leadership and Excellence  for…

Day 204

Before she was dazzling us with lovely in Beauty and the Beast, Kristin Kruek captivated teen audiences everywhere with the innocent intensity of her…

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J. Blanton Belk: Living Life Big

“Attempt big things. Always be yourself. Do not fear failure. Our failures are stepping-stones for growth. Let your enthusiasms guide you through life; and,…

Day 203

  If you are looking for some creative bad-ass type lovely, look no further.  Check out Justine Musk’s 11 reasons why reading is sexy. …