© Council for Wisconsin Writers 2015 Two stories in the news the past couple of days might be of interest to writers in Wisconsin, even though these events occurred in other states. One is about the South Carolina poet laureate. More here. January 7 - The state has a new Poet Laureate! The Wisconsin Poet Laureate Commission has selected Kimberly Blaeser of Burlington, Wisconsin, as the Wisconsin Poet Laureate for 2015–2016. For more information, click here. Read more blog posts...   Council for Wisconsin Writers Council for Wisconsin Writers January 15 - ‘Objectionable’ verse shunned by powers that be