Did you know that Poets and Writers magazine has weekly writing prompts? Check them out right here.
The New York Times has great suggestions about writing essays (in general, not just for the NYT.) There’s a reason I ask my students to keep journals.
Are there writing organizations in Atlanta, with meetings and writing groups? Why yes. There’s Broadleaf Writing Association. If you’re a screenwriter, check out The Atlanta Film Society.
Bounce on over to the Atlanta and Environs link for contests, panel discussions, author events.