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 earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and has an MFA in creative writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts.

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.


Karamo Brown Teamed Up With His Son On A New Children’s Book To Share A Powerful Message

The father, activist, and Queer Eye star tells Romper “this is a book about navigating big emotions.”


James Van Der Beek’s Daughter Painted His Nails & He Has No Plans To Remove The Polish

“If you think I’ll be removing this pink nail polish before pouring concrete with a few friends tomorrow… then you probably don’t have kids.”


SNL Swaps Clever Toddlers With Hopeless Boyfriends In Hilarious Old Enough Spoof

And burns your long-term boyfriend too!


Britney Spears & Sam Ashgari Share They Lost Their "Miracle Baby" In Statement

The announcement comes roughly one month after the couple revealed they were expecting.

Kids' Entertainment

Take An Exclusive Look At A New 'Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood' Episode About Pool Safety

Get your goggles ready with this sneak peek on pool safety!


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!”


Cardi B Gave Us An At-Home Fashion Show With Children's Music Playing In The Background

You just can’t escape those nursery rhymes...


Céline Dion Shared A Rare Photo Of Her Three Sons & They’re All Grown Up Now

The proud mom used her Instagram post to shed light on an important cause.


Prince Harry Is A Proud Girl Dad & He’s Got The T-Shirt To Prove It

The Duke of Sussex loves him some proud dad apparel.


Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas Share First Photo Of Baby After Over 100 Days In NICU

Baby Malti Marie is finally home from the hospital.

Kids' Entertainment

The Best Family-Friendly Movies To Get You In The Mood For Summer

For those rainy days when a day at the beach is out of the question. Or whenever.

Mother's Day

Take An Exclusive Sneak Peek At The Brand New Peanuts Mother’s Day Special

It’s a heartfelt treat for every kind of family!


Rihanna & Her Baby Bump Were Transformed Into A Piece Of Art For The Met Gala

We stan.


Andy Cohen's Precious Photo Of Newborn Daughter Lucy With Ben Will Give You Baby Fever

Ben is going to be the best big brother ever!


Netflix Has Dropped Meghan Markle's Animated Kids' Show Pearl

Nothing is guaranteed in Tinseltown... not even if you’re a duchess.


Rihanna & A$AP Rocky Hosted A Co-Ed Baby Shower With An Epic Theme — Rave

And the party favor did not disappoint!


10 Of Gwyneth Paltrow’s Best Quotes On Motherhood

The Goop founder and actress is all about being a mindful mom.


Gigi Hadid's Birthday Party Was Basically A Celeb Moms' Night Out

Serious question: How does one get an invite for next year?


Lea Michele Reveals She’d Gladly Carry Her Bestie Jonathan Groff’s Baby

Sure beats a friendship necklace!


Ashley Graham Proudly Bares "New Tummy" 3 Months Postpartum In Bathroom Selfies

“Hi, new tummy. We’ve been through a lot.”