Alic​e M. Batzel 

Published Author, Playwright,

Journalist, Poet, Freelance Writer 

Welcome fellow writers, reading enthusiasts, friends, acquaintances, and all who love a good story whether on the page, audio recording, film, or stage!

I hope you'll enjoy my website, my work, get to know me, and enjoy sharing our time together as I navigate the world of writing, reading, poetry, all things pertaining to the human experience and imagination through storytelling.




NEW BLOG POST - APRIL 8, 2021

FROM MY WRITER'S D​ESK:    Update on injury/health, and moving forward with writing."

Read about it here:  https://www.alicembatzel.com/*blog

This blog post is currently under construction.  Please return shortly. 


GIVEAWAY - WINTER  2020

"SUPPORTING HUMOR AUTHORS"

As They End 2020 With Laughter

Featuring the Utah Humor Anthology, Vol. 2,

UTAH'S SPECIAL BLEND...Local Humorists Spill The Beans!

A literacy promotional AND a literary goodwill effort for Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic relief. 

I invite you to visit the event page and share in its success! 

https://www.alicembatzel.com/giveaway-winter-2020



MY PUBLICATION NEWS - NOVEMBER 2020


UTAH'S SPECIAL BLEND...

Local Humorists Spill the Beans!


If you're ready to bid farewell to the pandemic of 2020, a bit of humor will certainly help you with that! I'm one of several authors whose work is featured in the second volume of the Utah Humor Anthology by OdieGroup Press.  


My two humor stories are:

THE BIRDS AND THE BEES

and

WATER AMUSEMENT PARKS...The Truth Of It.


Available through Amazon in paperback:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0982445520/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tpbk_p1_i0


Available through Amazon in ebook: 

https://www.amazon.com/Utahs-Special-Blend-Local-Humorists-ebook/dp/B08NGBV1X4/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=


Available through Barnes and Noble in paperback:

https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/utahs-special-blend-steve-odenthal/1138323726?ean=9780982445525


  

AS A GUEST FEATURED WRITER: January 27, 2020

It was an honor to be invited to be a featured writer on the LDSPMA BLOG. My article is, "From The Writer's Toolbox: Thematic Purpose."  You can read it at this link:    https://www.ldspma.org/from-the-writers-toolbox-thematic-purpose/



AS A MOVIE REVIEWER: August 2019

Movie Review: THE FIGHTING PREACHER

LDSPMA has published my movie review on their website's blog and they have also featured it in their membership's August 2019 newsletter.

You can also read their newsletter with my review at this link:

https://mailchi.mp/1c8fae0fcd3d/february-newsletter-2058649?e=bac13f9acf

AS A PLAYWRIGHT: 

Performance contracts, script sales, electronic script sample, etc. for my western comedy/mystery stage production, WHO SHOT THE SHERIFF? can be obtained from the publisher, Pioneer Drama Service, Inc., at this link:

Script synopsis/teaser here:

https://www.alicembatzel.com/stage-scripts

AS A BLOGGER:

I invite you to follow my BLOG at this link:

https://www.alicembatzel.com/blog

SOCIAL MEDIA:  

I invite you to join me on Facebook at this link:

https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100034795072248  

I invite you to check out my various website pages.

You can easily do this by navigating with the top tool bar on this home page. 

ADVOCATE FOR LITERACY:

Join me in advocacy for literacy.

Maintaining the pathway of learning, mental acuity, cognitive sharpness, and creative expression through lifelong reading and writing.  

ADVOCATE FOR EXCELLENCE IN WRITING AND MEDIA:

Join me in advocacy for excellence in storytelling in all forms of media.

Encouraging writing, publication, and media development of stories which invite, entertain, enlighten the imagination, and inspire the human spirit.

Thank you for visiting my Writer's Website!

Keep taking the Journey...Keep Reading, and Keep Writing!

Member of LEAGUE OF UTAH WRITERS

Member of BRIGHAM CITY WRITERS

Brigham City, Utah

Chapter of League of Utah Writers

Member of LDSPMA

https://www.ldspma.org/



NOTE: Sources of all photographs and art images used on this website are listed on a separate credit page.