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:  MAY 20, 2020


My take on "THE LEAGUE OF UTAH WRITERS 2020 WRITING CONTEST."  Read it here:   https://www.alicembatzel.com/*blog


MY RECENT PUBLICATION NEWS: 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/

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2019!

My new holiday short story!

"ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS TIME"

GIVEAWAY - FALL/WINTER 2019      

"CELEBRATING STORY AND VOICE"

A literacy promotional hosted by my writer's website is now completed (eff. Oct. 31, 2019).

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

https://www.alicembatzel.com/giveaway-fallwinter-2019




NEWS:

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT and BOOK SIGNING:  

I'll be one of the 11 authors of SPIRALS speaking at the Brigham City Library on October 15, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in Brigham City, Utah.

Come and hear each of the authors tell about the inspiration for their part(s) of this publication, and hear a few interesting insights about them!  Book sales and book signing at the conclusion of the presentation.

MY RECENT PUBLICATION NEWS: Sept. 23, 2019

Heard at a UTAH Diner

A Shortstack of Humor beyond Green Jell-O and Sister Wives

A collection of humorous stories and first-hand experiences that you could have easily overheard at a UTAH Diner!

I'm pleased to be one of 12 authors whose work is featured in this publication.

My two articles in this publication are:

UTAH OR BUST!

CHICKEN POX


More details for paperback and e-book at these Amazon links:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0982445504/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i2


MY RECENT PUBLICATION NEWS: 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

MY RECENT PUBLICATION NEWS: July 2019

SPIRALS

A Collection of Poetry and Prose From Utah's Northern Edge.

I'm pleased to be one of 11 authors whose work is featured in this book. Two of my poems, SEASIDE, and RECEIVING AUTUMN, are included in this newly released publication.



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

I invite you to follow my BLOG at this link:

https://www.alicembatzel.com/blog

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. 

Join me in advocacy for literacy.

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

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.