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:


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 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