Nebula Battle Tableaux: The Complete Saga

On the final day of Nebula voting, three warrior nominees from the Short Story Category engaged in a FIERCE BLOODY BATTLE FOR NEBULA SUPREMACY. Amal and I fought valiantly, but Alyssa emerged victorious – huge love and congrats to our comrade and Nebula Award Winning colleague!!

Cast: Alyssa Wong, Amal El-Mohtar, Sam J. Miller

Credits: Art Direction – Julia Rios, Principal Photography – Moss Collum & Isabel Yap, Hair & Make-Up – Sunny Moraine.

NEBULA BATTLE TABLEAU, EPISODE ONE: THE OWL MENACE 

Episode One: Combatants battle with supernatural abilities from their own fiction. L-r: Amal El-Mohtar launches attack owls (from “The Truth About Owls”), Alyssa Wong opens up a jar of stolen vicious nasty emotion (from “Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers”), and Sam J. Miller flings pyrokinetic fire (from “The Heat of Us”).

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NEBULA BATTLE TABLEAU, EPISODE TWO: THE FORCE IS WOKE

After defeating Finn (Sam J. Miller) in a bloody light saber battle, Kylo Ren (Alyssa Wong) uses the force to take the coveted 2015 #Nebula Award for Best Short Story… BUT WAIT!! Rey (Amal El-Mohtar) is even MORE skilled in the force, and claims the Nebula for herself..sketch266191126-2-picsay.jpg

NEBULA BATTLE TABLEAU, EPISODE THREE: PAGING CAPTAIN HOOK.

Sam J. Miller tries to trick the ICFA Crocodile into eating fellow nominee Amal El-Mohtar, while Alyssa Wong takes glorious, oblivious selfies.

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NEBULA BATTLE, EPISODE FOUR: THE FALL GUY

Alyssa Wong eliminates the #Nebula competition, pushing Sam J. Miller to his death in the spike pit that was inexplicably incorporated into the architecture of a Florida airport hotel, while Amal El-Mohtar is too immersed in her book to notice… or worry if she might be next.

NEBULA AWARD WINNING WRITER ALYSSA WONG casually murders me.
NEBULA AWARD WINNING WRITER ALYSSA WONG casually murders me.

NEBULA BATTLE, EPISODE FIVE: JOURNEY TO THE JURASSIC NEBULA.

Astride her plesiosaur, Amal El-Mohtar engages T-rex-rider Alyssa Wong and styracosaur warrior Sam J. Miller in epic carnage battle to the death. Winner takes all… or at least the 2015 Nebula Award for Best Short Story.

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NEBULA BATTLE EPISODE SIX: THAT GIRL IS POISON

Basking in her Nebula win, Alyssa Wong is too busy taking selfies to notice Amal El-Mohtar poison her coffee… while Sam J. Miller is too enamored of his new tattoo to be of any help whatsoever.

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NEBULA BATTLE EPISODE SEVEN: THE FINAL CHAPTER or OH GOD WHO COULD HAVE FORESEEN THAT THIS WOULD GO SO HORRIBLY WRONG

The tables are turned when the magical weapons and fearsome monsters that Amal El-Mohtar &Alyssa Wong & Sam J.Miller have been using to battle for #NebulaAwards supremacy gang up on them! ATTACK OWLS AND PYROKINESIS AND DINOSAUR STEEDS AND CROCODILES AND BOTTLED TOXIC EMOTIONS OH MY

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Posted on: May 22, 2016, by : Sam J. M.