Any Song Will Do Reviewed

The current (Fall 2020) issue of Main Street Rag includes a review by the poetry editor, Maria Rouphail, of Any Song Will Do. The review lauds the poems’ “beauty and artistic competence.” She states that “any poet just starting out can learn much from Levering’s voice, his balance of emotion and reticence, his formal structures and angles of engagement.” She says that “the reader gets the sense of an artist with a powerful way with words.” This issue also features an interview with and poems by Doralee Brooks, the Cathy Smith Bowers Chapbook Contest (sponsored by Main Street Rag) winner. Main Street Rag, which is published in Charlotte, NC, is available from