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James L. Wilber describes himself as Anne Rice and Chuck Palahniuk's bastard love child. He's a pretentious prick who claims to pen, "literary genre fiction." Which means he writes smarmy stories about wizards and vampires doing a poor job at hiding his symbolism and metaphor. He's turned to self-publishing on the correct assumption his stories are just too weird for mass consumption.

He has contributed to numerous books for roleplaying games from companies such as: Wizards of the Coast, Paizo Publishing, White Wolf Studios, Bastion Press, and Atlas Games. He was also a writer on the Origins Award nominated, Buffy the Vampire Slayer Roleplaying Game by Eden Studios.

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To protect its interests, the U.S. government projects its power militarily, economically, and magically. It leaves the last to the Office of Arcane Affairs.


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Description: My Story An obsessed magician will do anything it takes to satiate his perverse needs. My Myth He turns to forbidden arts to manifest his will. My Revelation In doing so, he will bring about the end of everything. My Babylon A serial novel about the paranormal and dark desires. The story of a cursed young man who has an intimate view of the end of the world as we know it. My Babylon weaves elements of urban fantasy, erotic horror, and real-world occult practices, to form a unique personal tale that thrills, terrifies, and even enlightens. My Babylon is told in a series of novellas. Book Two: Rose, is coming to Amazon Kindle May 14th, 2013
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Description: I make people. I make your perfect match, your best friend, your true love. I make them alluring, breathtaking, hard as hell to resist. All the data that goes into a human being, memories, genetics, biochemistry, I collect and process that information. I put it together, mix and match to taste, and spit out the person you're going to fall in love with. They're 100% real, and 100% virtual. But is that enough? Where's the spark? What’s the thing that makes love true? --- Matchmaker is a short story set fifteen minutes into the future where the rich buy online people to call their own. Written by James L. Wilber, game designer, podcaster, and author of My Babylon, the serial novel about the occult and dark desires, coming to Amazon Kindle April 30th, 2013.
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