Membership in the Atlanta Writers Club entitles members to participate in or start their own AWC-sponsored writing and critique groups, where you and your colleagues can help each other improve your writing craft. Below is the current list of active AWC writing/critique groups. If you have any questions about any of these groups, or if you would like to start your own group, please contact Officer Emeritus George Weinstein at george@atlantawritersclub.org.

Most of the contact individuals noted here can be reached via email by clicking on their name; in other cases, a phone number is listed.

LocationGenreDetailsContactStatus
OnlineFictionOngoingMike BrownOpen
OnlineFictionOngoingDanielle SteeleWait List
Atlanta/Virginia HighlandsFictionEvery other Tuesday, 7:00 p.m. @ Member's houseCindy TolbertOpen
Candler Park/DecaturNon-Fiction: Creative, Narrative, & MemoirTuesdays, 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm, ChocoLaté Coffee DecaturTara CoytOpen
ConyersAll GenresEvery other Tues, 6:00 @ Mandarin GardenNancy FletcherOpen
Dacula/LawrencevilleYoung Adult & Middle Grade Fiction1st and 3rd Saturday, 11 AM to 1 PM, TradeWind Coffee Co. (2300 Liam Ave NE Ste 200, Dacula, GA 30019)Ivelisse RodriguezOpen (first meeting on July 6)
DecaturAdult/YA Novels & NovellasEvery other Thursday at Choco Latte, 2094 North Decatur RoadJonathan Grant
404-909-0189
Open
DunwoodyAll Genres1st and 3rd Fri,1-3 p.m. @ Georgia Perimeter College Library Building, Rm3100Gelia Dolcimascolo
770-274-5240
Open
Lawrenceville/
Snellville
Novel, Short Story & Memoir1st Saturday 9:30AM - noon @ Member's HomeKerry DenneyWait List
LoganvilleFiction1st Saturday of each month at 9:30AMMike BrownFull
MariettaAll Genres1st & 3rd Tues. 6:30-8:00PMLinda SullivanWait List
RoswellAll GenresEvery Tues 6:30 - 9:00PM @ Scooter's Coffee George WeinsteinOpen
RoswellAll GenresTwice monthly, Mon, 10:30AM - 12:30PM @ Roswell Library Jeremy LoganOpen
Sandy SpringsSpeculative fiction (novel length or short stories), regular fiction short stories, and any kind of nonfiction1st and 3rd Saturday at 5:00 p.m on the porch of Slope’s BBQSarah MinnearOpen (contact Sarah to submit work)
Sandy SpringsFiction & Non-fiction2nd Saturday of each month, 2:30-4:30PM in member's homeBill OttingerOpen as of July 2019
Smyrna/
Marietta
Poetry2nd and 4th Tuesday 6:00PM - 8:00 PM @ coffee shop Liz HelenekOpen
SnellvilleAll Genres1st Thursday 6:00PM @ Gwinnett County Library Joyce SewellOpen