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Never Been Kissed in Michigan: Part 4!

By ContributorJanuary 13, 2011
thenameselodie might have found the perfect crush—but there's one small problem.—Sparkitors The general consensus on last week’s post seemed to be: A. “THAT IS SO FRUSTRATING! WHAT THE #$%& IS WRONG WITH YOUR BROTHER?” We can only guess. B. “Your family is so... More  →
Never Been Kissed in Michigan: Part 4!

Let's Make a Sparkler Prom Site!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJanuary 13, 2011
It's January. Christmas and New Years have come and gone, leaving the rest of your school year bleak and empty with nothing to look forward to... except PROM! That's right, Sparklers, prom is coming, and we can assure you, it's never too early to start... More  →
Let's Make a Sparkler Prom Site!

How to Ditch Your Word Limit

By ContributorJanuary 13, 2011
We always thought of word limits as a gift from on high, but amaryllismoon couldn't disagree more.—Sparkitors Word limit: the phrase is enough to send any aspiring writer into seizures of terror. Sure, we can deal with page limits... More  →
How to Ditch Your Word Limit

Football Terms, And How Not To Use Them

By Jon_SkindzierJanuary 13, 2011
The NFL playoff season is underway, which for some people means weeks of tension and excitement, and for others, confusion and dismay. ("Oh nooo! My team made it to The Big Game, whichever one that is. I hope they score so many footballs that nobody... More  →
Football Terms, And How Not To Use Them

Megan's Life Lessons: How to Bowl Really, Really, Really Well

By Megan PrietzelJanuary 13, 2011
I’m basically incredible at bowling. My name is Megan Prietzel. One of those statements was a lie. (Hint: My name starts with a “Megan” and ends with a “Prietzel.” If you can figure out which statement is the lie then congratulations, you’ve won a direct... More  →
Megan's Life Lessons: How to Bowl Really, Really, Really Well

Confessions of a College Matchmaker: Tea Partayyyyy

By ContributorJanuary 12, 2011
Can tea parties be incredibly sexy? If emMCie's hosting them, yes. —Sparkitors It's a new semester on campus! And something else is new too: my roommate! My old roommate opted into a single, so one of my friends has moved in with me.... More  →
Confessions of a College Matchmaker: Tea Partayyyyy

Boy Hunt: An Interview with Ursula

By ContributorJanuary 12, 2011
This week, Geeraff has a special guest: her cousin! —Sparkitors Ah, the holidays. Although I was forced to forgo seeing those strange creatures that make their habitat at my school’s residence, it was nice and relaxing to be home. Until, that is, my family arrived. Thankfully... More  →
Boy Hunt: An Interview with Ursula

What to Do After a Fender Bender

By Kathryn_WilliamsJanuary 12, 2011
Smash! Blam! Kapow! Screeeeech. Holy shouldn't have been texting while driving, Batman! You've just been in a fender bender. Now what? Hopefully your cat-like reflexes and properly inflated tires will keep you from ever experiencing the nerve-jangling terror... More  →
What to Do After a Fender Bender

How Old People Will React to Your Study Abroad Plans

By Melissa AlbertJanuary 12, 2011
So you've decided to spend a semester abroad—how exciting! Odds are good that your parents are proud of you (but a little bit nervous), your friends are happy for you (but a little bit jealous), and your grandparents are positive you're going to die of... More  →
How Old People Will React to Your Study Abroad Plans

Blogging My Field Trip To the Isle of Arran, Scotland

By ContributorJanuary 12, 2011
QuirkySpark has an inexplicable affinity for rocks—but hey, we don't judge.—Sparkitors Because I'm in an A-level geography class at my high school, I recently got to take a 5-day trip to Arran, Scotland to do... More  →
Blogging My Field Trip To the Isle of Arran, Scotland