G.G. Atcheson

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After she encountered strange lights in the sky, GG Atcheson became obsessed with extra-terrestrial life. She often daydreams about possible life in the universe.
When she's not stargazing, she reads, or plays MMORPG on the computer.
GG is a fighter and a cancer survivor.

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G.G. Atcheson Hello Anthony,

My name is LX. I hope you do not mind if I chime in. GG is busy writing my story.

First, let me clarify something. Ever since I have…more
Hello Anthony,

My name is LX. I hope you do not mind if I chime in. GG is busy writing my story.

First, let me clarify something. Ever since I have called upon Earth for help and thus almost destroyed California in the process, I am being careful not to do anything that could anger her. So the shaking you mentioned? I can assure you I had nothing to do with it. I swear. Although, to be honest, it worries me that I have not felt the slightest disturbance around here and you have. You see, I am quite sensitive to Earth's mood.

Unless… Never mind. This is another strange earthling expression, is it not? You people never cease to amaze me with your funny language that always seems to mean something else than it actually says. Oh well…I should go back to my spacecraft. Please, do not tell GG about this. She will make fun of me, and I will never see the end of it.
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G.G. Atcheson Hey Christina, thanks for stopping by. :)

I'm glad you like it even the second time around. It means the world to me.

Idioms have always puzzled me so…more
Hey Christina, thanks for stopping by. :)

I'm glad you like it even the second time around. It means the world to me.

Idioms have always puzzled me so it was rather easy to imagine someone not from our planet having problems catching their hidden meanings. I have to admit that the first time someone told me they had butterfingers, I checked their hands expecting to see the yellow grease on them.

Sadly, I have no date set. I'm currently working on a prequel. After a few people asked me about the Daxons and the strange affection LX had for them, I thought it would be easier to write a novel/novella that would shed lights on that among a few other things.
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"Zulikmha?" Alex called.
I had been so engrossed in the story that his words made me jump and nearly drop the device. Ksarr differed so much from Earth. Its two suns made it look awkward even though they were hard to see behind the thick stinky smug. Eww…
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Bully No More (Complete Story) (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
1 chapters   —   updated Oct 26, 2017 08:41PM
Description: On a faraway planet, a child deals with a bully. A short story about Zhendar as a kid. (Zhendar, or LX, is the main character from The Legacy: Fate). This story is not part of the book.
Healing (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
1 chapters   —   updated Aug 15, 2016 02:44PM
Description: Taken from my GR blog. This story shows another hidden part of LX's childhood. It's a complete short yet emotional story.
POVs (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
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Description: Short scene depicting an alien crashing on Earth told by two different narrators with two different POVs: First and second.
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Description: Flash fiction
The Nail Salon (Complete Story) (Horror)
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Description: (Horror) Flash fiction about what's really going on in a nail salon.
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Great read,best story i have read in along time great job!!!!.looking forward to reading the next book and hoping it is just as good as the first book"
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"The final installment of Atcheson’s Legacy series is something of a departure from the previous books. More subdued and introspective, the story is told from Mellie’s point of view as she and fellow vampires are on their way to Xhartan and a world..." Read more of this review »
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message 15: by G.G.

G.G. Nice to meet you too, Robert. :)


message 14: by Robert

Robert Smith Good morning, G.G.
So great to meet you here on GR. I look forward to following your updates and maybe an occasional bookish chat.
All my best,
Rob


message 13: by G.G.

G.G. You are welcome, David. And back at you!


message 12: by David

David Dennington G.G. - thank you for being a friend.
David


message 11: by Andrew

Andrew My pleasure & appreciation. SIA promo yeah! - win/win, hope it works well for you.


message 10: by G.G.

G.G. Ah thanks Andrew. It sweet of you.

I picked up yours too. Couldn't resist the huge SIA promo. :) I've got a few books on my plate though but I'll get to it. Beta reading for other authors takes a lot of my time lately but that's ok. Winter's coming and I won't have to worry about not having anything to read. :P


message 9: by Andrew (last edited Aug 21, 2015 06:24PM)

Andrew Greeting G.G. - Thanks for responding. I picked up Fate The Legacy

Looking forward to exploring your world!


message 8: by G.G.

G.G. Oh my gosh, I love that little guy. He's too cute! :)


Brittain *The Baddest Female*

Hello new friend! I'm looking forward to chatting books :-D Thanks so much for the add!


KathyAnne Hey G.G.! Nice to meet ya'... thanks for the add... :)


message 5: by G.G.

G.G. And thank you for sending it in the first place. :)


Rachel Annie Hey there G.G.! Thanks for accepting my request!


message 3: by G.G.

G.G. Thank you Laura for accepting my invite... You were faster than I was to click the request. :P


message 2: by Laura

Laura Thanks for the friendship G.G.!


message 1: by G.G.

G.G. Thank you Crimson for sending me the request to begin with. :P Happy writing to you also! May the writer's block never come and bug us! :P


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