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:

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 12 hours 30 minutes


episode 1: Welcome to Season 10!

Alex welcomes you to season 10 of MGO. He offers updates on the latest public appearances, his day job, his Covid nightmare and much more!

Visit Alex's new author website: Buy Alex Greenwood's books on or email him to order your autographed copies here or visit

Original theme music "Mysterious Goings On" by Jamie Green...



Summer Break Catchup!

Alex takes a break from the heat to update us on the latest public appearances, his day job, and the upcoming season 10 of MGO!

Buy Alex Greenwood's books on or email him to order your autographed copies here or visit

Original theme music "Mysterious Goings On" by Jamie Green. Want your great score for your podcast or website? Contact Jamie at Greenhouse Consulting. Check out Jamie's interview on the show here...


 2022-08-07  15m

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...


 2022-06-23  39m

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.


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

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 2022-06-12  44m

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...


 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: Buy the book: The Perfect Christmas Tree here:



 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:


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


 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...


 2022-05-05  42m

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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...


 2022-04-28  34m