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.

“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” –Albert Einstein

“What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” –Oscar Wilde

“Even if we don't have the power to choose where we come from, we can still choose where we go from there.” –Stephen Chbosky

“One sure window into a person’s soul is his reading list.” –Mary B. W. Tabor

“You can make anything by writing.” –C.S. Lewis

“We are all broken, that's how the light gets in.” –Ernest Hemingway

“All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.” –F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.” –William Wadsworth

“Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.” –Dr. Seuss

“Your intuition knows what to write, so get out of the way.” –Ray Bradbury