Mysterious Goings On

We take on the mysteries of creativity, writing, and more every week. 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. Named a 2022 Top 5 Literature Podcast by CrowdUltra and an Apple Podcasts "New & Noteworthy" show in 2016, MGO is also a 2019 People's Choice Podcast Awards nominee. Host J. Alexander Greenwood is an award-winning writer, public relations consultant, speaker, and former radio host and journalist.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 34m. Bisher sind 205 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 21 hours 35 minutes


episode 14: Bruce Boise on Blowing the Whistle

In this moving interview, we meet Bruce Boise, who helped expose a massive scandal involving the manufacture and marketing of opioids that, to this day, has staggered the nation. 

Boise worked for nearly 24 years in the pharmaceutical industry, first as a hospital representative, and then as a sales manager in the Great Lakes region...


 2021-04-08  47m

episode 15: Lee Matthew Goldberg Welcomes You to Orange City

Author Lee Matthew Goldberg returns to the show to talk about his latest novel ORANGE CITY, as well as his jaunt into screenwriting. Goldberg is the author of the novels THE ANCESTOR, THE MENTOR, THE DESIRE CARD, and SLOW DOWN. He has been published in multiple languages and nominated for the Prix du Polar. His first YA series RUNAWAY TRAIN is forthcoming in 2021.

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Buy Orange City here...


 2021-04-15  47m

episode 16: Conor Bredin on the Indie Path

Ireland-based author Conor J. Bredin joins the show for a fun conversation about taking the indie publishing path, his podcast, and much more. He wrote his first novel after his better half said to him "You always talk about being a writer, but you never write!" Taking that advice on board he knuckled down and wrote The Longest Night, a supernatural thriller...


 2021-04-21  45m

episode 16: Humanizing History with NL Holmes

Humanizing history by writing relatable characters with a flair for drama is a tricky business, yet today's guest makes it look easy. We are thrilled to welcome back to the show Nun-Turned-Archaeologist author N.L. Holmes.

N.L. Holmes is the pen name of a professional archaeologist who received her doctorate from Bryn Mawr College. She has excavated in Greece and in Israel and taught ancient history and humanities at the university level for many years...


 2021-04-29  30m

episode 17: Goddesses and Chaos with Renaii West

Renaii West joins us to talk about Greek mythology influences and more in her first novel, Death by Chaos (click here to order).

West is a former dramatic arts instructor in a school of creative and performing arts. Desiring to spread her creative wings, she is now creating fun-loving and sometimes quirky characters who inadvertently find themselves in the middle of a mystery and must use their wits and cunning to solve the case...


 2021-05-06  37m

episode 21: Richie Billing on Fantasy Writing & More

Richie Billing is a writer, editor, podcaster, and marketer from Liverpool, UK. He's had over a dozen short stories published along with a fantasy novel, Pariah's Lament, which came out on 17th March this year. He works for a leading digital marketing firm and applies everything he learns to book and author marketing...


 2021-05-13  44m

episode 23: The Poetry of Time and Acceptance with Sonia Iris Lozada

How can the properties of time and acceptance flow through poetry? We asked poet and performer Sonia Iris Lozada. Lozada is fascinated with perceptions of time, history, dreams, psychology, and the metaphysical. Her #1 bestselling publications include Inspire Me: Raw (2017), Follow Akashic Dreaming through Time(2019), and Inspire Me: Perception(2019)...


 2021-05-20  42m

episode 25: Nina Munteanu on The Age of Water

Nina Munteanu is a Canadian ecologist and internationally published novelist of science fiction and fantasy who has made ecology and limnology her life's work. In today's discussion, she talks about her book A Diary in the Age of Waterandshares her thoughts on what water should really mean to us and how it touches us in immeasurable ways...


 2021-05-27  38m

episode 26: Inside Sesame Street with Dr. Lucille

Elmo. Kermit the Frog. Big Bird. Cookie Monster. Oscar the Grouch. These are some of the most lovable characters to ever come across a television screen...


 2021-06-03  53m

episode 27: Bunye Ngene and "The Bodies That Move"

Bunye Ngene is a Nigerian author who currently lives in Munich, Germany. His debut novel "The Bodies That Move" was is a finalist in the "2021 Next Generation Indie Book Awards." His writing (German and English) is inspired by the uniqueness of everyday life and the interaction between different social groups. Bunye and Alex talk about his book, his approach to writing, and how it is affected by his move from Nigeria to Germany. 

Buy the book here...


 2021-06-10  33m