Photography by Mary Farnstrom 2020

Macabre Author.
Disturbed Artist.
Horror Creator.

Mary Farnstrom has been a freelance writer and illustrator for over a decade, with a focus on the horror genre. She is currently finishing her dual degree at the University of Alaska Fairbanks while writing for Puzzle Box Horror and creating the image for her own brand as well.

Personal Projects

Anthology of No Interest

This Sci-Fi/Horror/Thriller anthology is geared towards the post-apocalyptic world view, below is a list of all of the pre-publication releases that have been posted as a preview of the content.

True Alaskans (Working Title)

As an Alaskan, the author has been compiling the real-life stories of people who are Alaskan through and through, whether they were born in the state, or just embody the spirit of the Last Frontier. Below is a list of stories that have been chosen to be published as a preview for the publication that is set to be released in the summer of 2022.

  • The Barfly
  • The Clerk (coming soon)
  • The Mechanic (coming soon)
  • The Veteran (coming soon)
  • The Pipeliner (coming soon)


Mary is currently working as a freelance writer for Puzzle Box Horror, which is a website dedicated to all things spooky, creepy, and paranormal. She writes articles and original short stories through this website and more content is published every day!

Atlas of Lore #01 – Oregon

The Unhinged Alaskan partnered up with PINDEMONIC in late September of 2020 to collaborate and design enamel horror pins. We’ve just gotten started, but what we have done together so far is pretty epic! Check it out!

Modern Cauldron is run by an extraordinary woman, she and I collaborate on many spiritual topics and she is helping to establish the Grimoire on my website, as well as the Encyclopedia of Supernatural Horror at Puzzle Box Horror.

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