Adam Firestone

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The Myth of the Ladies’ Gun by Adam Firestone

Today’s post is a replay of a 2013 post by RU’s resident weapons expert ADAM FIRESTONE. The internet has been full of accounts of parental displeasure over the proliferation of Pepto Bismol pink in girls’ […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule, Monday, June 8 – Friday, June 12, 2015

It may not have officially arrived yet, but no matter what the calendar says, it is definitely starting to feel like summer! In between sipping sangria, slathering on sunscreen and devouring delicious beach reads, don’t […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – April 13th to April 17th

Here’s this week’s line-up.  Monday, April 13th –How to Promote Your Book like a Boss on Facebook with Jill Bennett Wednesday, April 15th –Part One: Ten Steps to a Great Book Cover — What I’ve […]

Yankees in the King’s Court: Smith & Wesson and Colt Revolvers in British Service by Adam Firestone

One of the many reasons we enjoy Adam Firestone‘s posts for RU is the way he brings history to life in unexpected ways. His encyclopedic knowledge of weapons is a wonderful resource for authors, no […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – March 9th to March 13th

Are you bleary-eyed because we’ve sprung forward an hour, or do you believe sleep is overrated? No matter what the time, RU is always in session. Check out this week’s line-up.  Monday, March 9th – […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – December 1st to December 5th

Still pounding away on your Nano masterpiece? Have your holiday cards written and ready to send out? Either way, we hope you’ll join us this week.  Monday, December 1st – Always and Never – Two […]

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, […]


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 […]

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