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.


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

From turkeys to togetherness, what more do you need?

Family Movies

25 Great Family-Friendly Movies To Get You In The Mood For Fall

Anyone else suddenly craving anything and everything pumpkin spice?

Kids' Entertainment

25 TV Shows About School To Ease First-Day Jitters

Whatever their age or mood, there’s a show that’ll help your kid feel better about heading back to school.


20 Family-Friendly Movies To Watch With Your Kids On The 4th Of July

From tales about baseball to stories pulled straight from American history, these films will round out your family’s 4th of July weekend.

Father's Day

10 Great Movies About Dads & Daughters To Watch On Father's Day

From lighthearted comedies or gritty dramas, Netflix has plenty of options.

Father's Day

'Finding Nemo' & More Great Family Movies To Watch This Father’s Day

Marlin might be overprotective, but you gotta love him.


'Abbott Elementary' Has Been Renewed For Season 3

Fans of the fantastic classroom comedy can’t wait for more.


Brendan Fraser's Sons Gushed About How “Over The Moon” Proud They Are Of Their Dad

Fraser just won his first Oscar for his role in Darron Aronofsky’s The Whale.

Kids' Entertainment

The Best TV Shows For 5-Year-Olds

These 15 shows are sure to please even the littlest critic.

Easy Listening

10 Great Podcasts That Will Keep Your Kids Entertained On Your Next Family Road Trip

Because you better have a back-up plan when the snacks run out!


10 Of Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Best Quotes On Motherhood & Raising Her Sons

The funny woman and mother of two is serious about being a great parent.


'Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret' Is Finally Heading To The Big Screen

Say it with us: “We must, we must, we must increase our busts!”


The Parent Test Invites Parents To Criticize Each Others’ Parenting Styles

Your group chat will definitely have some choice emojis for this new reality show.


Emma Roberts Shares Rare Picture Of Her Son Rhodes On His 2nd Birthday

The adorable toddler got lots of online love from both of his doting parents.


Kim Kardashian Isn't Ruling Out More Kids Or A Fourth Marriage

“I’m such a romantic...”


Anderson Cooper's Sons Sebastian & Wyatt Are The Cutest In New Holiday Photos

And their Christmas pajama game is strong.


Khloé Kardashian Shared The Sweetest Photo Of Her Son Dressed In A Tiny Suit

Her little man looked pretty dapper for the holidays!


Prince William & Kate Middleton Are The Proudest Parents Sharing Prince George’s Christmas Painting

Turns out the eldest royal kid is also royally talented!


The National Dog Championship Is Back On TV On New Year's Day

So brush off the late-night festivities of New Year’s Eve and get ready to cheer on your favorite breed.


Hilary Duff & Matthew Koma Are Held Hostage By Their Kids In Hilarious Holiday Card

“All is not calm.”