About: Leah Umansky
- Leah Umansky’s first book of poems, Domestic Uncertainties, is out now by BlazeVOX [Books.] She is contributing writer for BOMB Magazine’s BOMBLOG and Tin House, a poetry reviewer for The Rumpus and a live twit for the Best American Poetry Blog. She also hosts and curates the COUPLET Reading Series in NYC. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in POETRY, Thrush Poetry Journal, The Brooklyn Rail, Barrow Street and The Paterson Literary Review. Her Mad Men inspired chapbook is forthcoming from Kattywompus Press in 2014. Read more at: http://iammyownheroine.com Preview DOMESTIC UNCERTAINTIES here: http://www.blazevox.org/index.php/Shop/Poetry/domestic-uncertainties-by-leah-umansky-310/ She is currently working on her second collection of poems focusing on being a woman in the 21st century, social media, and Don Draper.