Germ Magazine

Germ is a magazine for girls—high school and beyond—that celebrates beginnings, futures, and all the amazing and agonizing moments in-between. From facts to fiction, beauty to boys, movies to music, how to's to where to's, you start here.

"As a writer you should not judge. You should understand." –Ernest Hemingway

"There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn't true; the other is to refuse to accept what is true." –Søren...

"We look up at the same stars, and see such different things." –George R.R. Martin

"Colours always stain the page; clouds pass over it. And the poem, I think, is only your voice speaking." –Virginia Woolf

"Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing the monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move...

"Words can be like x-rays if you use them properly – they'll go through anything. You read and you're pierced." –Aldous Huxley

"He is doubly destroyed who perishes by his own arms." –Syrus

"No matter where you're from, your dreams are valid." –Lupita Nyong'o

"I am tomorrow what I establish today. I am today what I established yesterday." –James Joyce

"One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: 'To rise above little things.'" –John Burroughs