Adam Firestone

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It’s Chemistry, Baby! A Short Primer on Chemical Weapons for Authors by Adam Firestone

  If you thought Halloween was scary, just read what Adam Firestone has to say about chemical weapons. Here’s a primer for writers you won’t find anywhere but at Romance University! It’s Chemistry, Baby!    […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – November 3rd to November 7th

Go ahead. Tear into the Halloween candy (we won’t judge you) and check out this week’s line-up!   Monday, November 3rd – It’s Chemistry, Baby! A Short Primer on Chemical Weapons for Authors by Adam Firestone […]

Silencers, don’t. By Adam Firestone

All I know about silencers I learned from action movies, primarily those featuring Agent 007. That’s all I knew before I met ADAM FIRESTONE, that is. Most of what I “knew” about silencers was wrong, […]

STUXNET: ANATOMY OF A CYBER WEAPON by Adam Firestone

RU’s resident weapons expert ADAM FIRESTONE returns with a post that will make you wary of flash drives, computer worms and cyber attacks. Stuxnet is widely described as the first cyber weapon.  In fact, Stuxnet […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – July 14 to July 18th

We’ve got an interesting mash-up of lectures this week…Bollywood romance, writing contests, and a post on things that go bang. Grab some shade and join us. Monday, July 14th – The Bollywood Revolution – South […]

How to Choreograph Direct Action Scenes by Adam Firestone

Weapons expert and literary consultant Adam Firestone became a regular RU columnist shortly after presenting an all-day writers’ workshop hosted by the Ohio Valley RWA chapter.  In this interview, flashing back to 2012, we asked Adam about a […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule for Monday, June 16 – Friday, June 20, 2014

If your yacht’s in the shop and your private beach has been invaded by conga-dancing nudists, make the most of your unexpected free time by joining us at Romance University!   Monday, June 16 – Why […]

How “Automatic” Pistols Really Work by Adam Firestone

It’s no secret books, TV and social media inaccuracies about weapons annoy Adam Firestone the way misplaced apostrophes annoy grammar nerds. Read on to find out why “gas-operated blowback pistol” is not a phrase you […]

Guns, Cars, VBGs and Night by Adam Firestone

Heeee’s baack! Every time Adam Firestone comes back with his regular posts, I wonder what topic he will discuss. He always surprises me, and his posts always address issues that have spiked my curiosity. As […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule April 21-25

Happy Easter! After that fluffy bunny hops down the bunny trail – hippity hoppity – and the eggs are all found and the Easter dinner served, you’ll have plenty of time to review the lectures […]

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