JM Farkas

JM Farkas is a News & Entertainment Writer for Romper.

Her bylines have appeared in Fatherly, Electric Literature, BuzzFeed, Lit Hub, and The New York Times.

She is the author of poetry erasures, Be Brave: An Unlikely Manual for Erasing Heartbreak and [the little] MERMAID, an illustrated revision of Hans Christian Andersen. Her first picture book biography, STARFLOWER: The Making of a Poet, Edna St. Vincent Millay, co-written with Emily Vizzo, will be published by Abrams in 2023.

She lives in New York with her daughter, Lucy.


Hilary Duff Cut Her Daughter Mae’s Hair & Gave Her The Most Adorable Bangs

And has the scissor injury to prove it!


Brandy Will Play Cinderella Again In The Disney+ Movie The Pocketwatch

Time to get fitted for those glass slippers again!


Surprise Your Kids With This Exclusive Sneak Peek At Mickey Saves Christmas

Hitch a sleigh ride with Mickey, Minnie, and friends as they head to the North Pole in Disney’s new holiday special!


Joss Stone Reveals Her Uterus Split While Giving Birth To Her Baby Boy

This birth story is definitely one for the books!


Parents Are Missing Work At Record-Breaking Rates To Take Care Of Sick Kids

Across the country, illness and school closures are creating big problems for families.


10 Great Movies On Netflix To Watch This Thanksgiving Before The Turkey Coma Hits

From turkeys to togetherness, what more do you need?


Pregnant Chrissy Teigen Wrapped Her Bump With Acid Reflux Tape In Nude Selfie

And it’s got a lot of pregnant moms wondering about her belly tape.


Nick Cannon Is Expecting His 12th Child, His 3rd With Abby De La Rosa

And he’s officially the dad of a dozen.


Rebel Wilson Reveals Her Newborn Daughter's Name Has A Connection To Queen Elizabeth

A name fit for a queen!


Rihanna Shared A Sweet Update About Her Baby Boy & Favorite Moments As A Mom So Far

The new mom can’t get enough of her early riser’s smile.


Boss Baby Gets Mistaken For An Elf & Sent To The North Pole In New Christmas Special

Move over Scrooge. Romper has the exclusive first look at The Boss Baby: Christmas Bonus.


Remote Work Is "Leveling The Playing Field" For Women's Career Advancement, Report Says

And this flexible professional model seems to be working out for caregivers too.


Alyssa Scott Shares Intimate Maternity Photos With Nick Cannon

The happy announcement comes after some very difficult times for these committed co-parents.


Daniel Radcliffe Explains Why He Spoke Out Against J.K. Rowling's Transphobic Remarks

“I wanted them to know that not everybody in the franchise felt that way.”


How To Watch The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade In 2022

Nothing says Thanksgiving like a turkey leg and ginormous Bluey balloon.


Mindy Kaling Confronted A Man Breaking Into B.J. Novak's Car When She Was Pregnant

As Kelly Kapoor would say, “How dare you.”


Hilary Swank Posts Sweet Pumpkin-Themed Photo Of Her Growing Baby Bump

It’s double pumpkins for this mom-to-be!


Kristen Bell & Her Daughters Dressed Up As The Sanderson Sisters For Halloween

And Dax Shepard complemented the look as Thackery Binx!


FDA Confirms There's Currently A Shortage Of Amoxicillin Commonly Prescribed To Kids

And parents need to be prepared for what’s to come.


Chrissy Teigen Played A Game Of “Candy Pong” With Her Kids On Halloween

Jellybeans beat beer any day.