Mysterious Goings On

Explore the world of creativity and writing with Mysterious Goings On with J. Alexander Greenwood. Named a 2022 Top 5 Literature Podcast by CrowdUltra and a "New & Noteworthy" show by Apple Podcasts in 2016, this show is a magnet for top-selling authors and creative minds. Subscribe to embark on an enthralling journey through the world of creativity and literature. Become a Paid Subscriber:

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 35m. Bisher sind 309 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 8 days 3 hours 18 minutes


The Devil's in the Democratic Details

The Devil's in the details for political pundit Euro Satan, a misunderstood deity and aspiring comedy writer. On the show, he offers his tale on the Democratic presidential primaries and much more. --- Send in a voice message:


 February 26, 2020  17m

An Accountant Goes to Pot

When some think of creativity in accounting, they may think of the old "cooking the books" cliche. In this episode, Alex speaks with Mike Hulsey, an accountant who has spent most of his career working with creative people, particularly since last year, when he started working with marijuana dispensaries. Hear the story of this self-styled "conservative in Vans" who has become Oklahoma's "Cannabis Accountant." --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify...


 February 20, 2020  44m

Mike Brown on Creativity and the Solace of Cigar Box Guitars

Author and strategist Mike Brown, founder of the Brainzooming Group joins Alex to discuss his thoughts on creativity from the corporate setting to the mystery novel. Mike and Alex talk about those concepts, as well as the importance of The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, cooking without a recipe, and jamming on a cigar box guitar. His latest book, Idea Magnets, helps dynamic leaders to cultivate extreme creativity and innovative success throughout organizations...


 February 13, 2020  43m

Coworking with Bob Martin

Alex sits down with marketing consultant and coworking entrepreneur Bob Martin, discussing his creative approaches to clients in the world of the arts, sports, broadcasting, and more. From Radio Disney to creating communities, Bob has tales to tell and good tips for anyone interested in building their brand. --- Send in a voice message:


 February 6, 2020  53m

Set the Controls for A Killer Debut Novel

This week, we want you to set the controls for something a little different…we’re talking with Gary Lippman, a playwright and author who, like one notable filmmaker, has entertainingly mined a rich vein of tragic pop culture in his debut novel, Set the Controls for the Heart of Sharon Tate. Learn more about Gary and order his book at --- Send in a voice message:


 January 30, 2020  41m

The Sum of Nine and Ten in Pop Culture

Part two of Alex's conversation with author Jason McIntyre! They dig into more takes on the stuff that caught their eyes in 2019, including Star Trek, a host of Stephen King titles, The Mandalorian, and more. They also discuss the perhaps cynical nature of some fans' criticism of entertainment. --- Send in a voice message:


 January 23, 2020  33m

Hey Nineteen: What Caught Our Eye in 2019

Author Jason McIntyre and Alex share their takes on the most prominent pop culture phenoms, movies, books and more from 2019. --- Send in a voice message:


 January 16, 2020  46m

More in Store for 2020!

Last season was a hoot...but we have more in store for 2020! --- Send in a voice message:


 January 9, 2020  10m

Of Pirates and Patreon

Should authors consider using Patreon? Michelle Stinson Ross returns to the show to talk about her foray into the world of sponsored, serialized fiction. Michelle also discusses her approach to creativity, and why historically-accurate fiction doesn't have to be a confining in storytelling. Tune in, mateys! --- Send in a voice message:


 December 12, 2019  39m

The Knife in My Back

Nothing good happens after midnight when the long knives are out. Alex explores the horror of suffering in uncertainty after he finds a knife in his back. --- Send in a voice message:


 November 29, 2019  37m