Mysterious Goings On

Every week, we take on the mysteries of creativity, writing, and more. Listen in and find out why Mysterious Goings On with J. Alexander Greenwood is a favorite show for top-selling authors, leading creative thinkers, and people making a difference in our society. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/j-alexander-greenwood/support

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 35m. Bisher sind 189 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 11 hours 49 minutes

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episode 21: Of Transplants and Thrillers with Amy S. Peel


Before becoming a writer, Amy S. Peel enjoyed a fascinating thirty-five-year career in the organ transplant field which provides an authentic backdrop to her books.

Match, Amy’s latest book, is a page-turning thriller that takes the reader into the vivid and dramatic world of kidney transplantation. Amy expertly weaves politics, living donor kidney transplants & the opioid crisis into a fast-paced, nonstop adventure...


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episode 20: Do Creatives Bear Responsibility for Violence?


Alex explores the ways our entertainment may have a direct effect on violence and lawlessness in our country.

Read about the Peru State College murders here. 

The Violence Project has great research about young killers and their motives.

Learn more. Visit Everytown for Gun Safety here. "On Writing About Guns"here.

Buy: PILATE'S BLOOD

Bill Maher clips (fair use, no copyright infringement intended) here.

Buy Alex Greenwood's books on Amazon.com...


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episode 19: Colin Kersey on Climbing Mountains and Swimming with the Angels


Colin Kersey's writing combines hair-raising stories and vivid prose with colorful characters. His first novel, SOUL CATCHER, was published by St. Martin's Press. A former Washingtonian and self-described rainophobe, Colin now lives on a sunny island in Southern California, employed as Global PR Manager for a Japanese company. 

He is a graduate of the University of Washington, Western Washington University, and the novel writing program at Stanford University...


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 2022-05-26  32m
 
 

episode 18: One Last Moonbow


Alex shares the story of his exciting but sadly brief screenplay collaboration with a veteran film producer.

Here's the link to the Mysterious Goings On interview with Michael Pellico.The memorial page is here.

More about Mike:

Moonbow Publishing: https://moonbowpublishing.com/ Buy the book: The Perfect Christmas Tree here: https://amzn.to/3prhY1L

IMDB: https://www.imdb...


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 2022-05-22  24m
 
 

episode 17: Lynette Burrows on Dystopia, Creativity, and Loss


Author Lynette M. Burrows returns to talk about her latest novel, finished in a time of loss. She also discusses how she uses real places as settings for her series and her approach to telling stories of parallel realities.

Listen to her first appearance on the show in 2020 here. 

Author page on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Lynette-M-Burrows/e/B07GBHRFW7

Website: https://lynettemburrows.com

Author page on BookBub: https://www.bookbub...


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 2022-05-12  37m
 
 

episode 16: John Gilstrap on Creativity, Writing, and the End of the World


John Gilstrap is the New York Times bestselling author of award-winning action novels including the Jonathan Grave Thrillers and the Victoria Emerson series. A master of action-driven suspense, he's touted as one of the most accomplished thriller writers on the planet and his books have been translated into more than 20 languages...


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 2022-05-05  42m
 
 

Why Do Guests like Mysterious Goings On?


Our guests love appearing on the show. But don't take our word for it..!


Please follow us wherever you get your podcasts, and visit MGOPod.com for more about our guests, links, and fun stuff.

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 2022-04-29  1m
 
 

episode 15: Poetic Inspiration with Sonia Iris Lozada


Sonia Iris Lozada returns to share news about her latest poetry collection, her acting career, and more! Lozada is a poet and performer fascinated with perceptions of time, history, dreams, psychology, and the metaphysical. Most of all, she is fascinated by interesting people, and it shows. Guests on her podcast, Poetic Resurrection, rave about her warmth, intelligent conversation, and genuine concern for what they have to say.

Listen to her first appearance on the show here...


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 2022-04-28  34m
 
 

episode 14: Nordic Noir, Tom Clancy, and More with Marc Cameron


Fans of Tom Clancy, thrillers, and the Alaskan frontier will be thrilled to meet today's guest, Marc Cameron. The New York Times bestselling author’s Jericho Quinn Thriller Series debuted in 2011. Since then, he’s written eight Quinn novels and four Arliss Cutter novels featuring a deputy US marshal based in Alaska--including COLD SNAP, which debuts the day of this show's airing, April 26, 2022.

Marc is the author of five Tom Clancy - Jack Ryan Sr...


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 2022-04-26  45m
 
 

episode 13: Catching Up with Ed Davis (and Alex!)


In this episode, we are joined by previous guest author Ed Davis, who visited Kansas City as part of his whistle-stop book tour, and Alex was there to greet him! Today, previous guest author Ed Davis visited Kansas City as part of his whistle-stop book tour, and Alex was there to greet him! Listen in for a quick chat with Ed at Afterword Tavern & Shelves! Then, stick around as Alex updates us on what's happening now and what's next now that the...


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 2022-04-19  22m