Island Come True

Jennifer Storey
Barrie got it wrong. The crocodile was a woman. Serialized first draft retelling of Peter Pan. New chapters every Sunday.
Created 23 Sep 2021
  • Island Come True: Chapter 7
    07 Nov 2021 • 10 min read
    Hi all! Today’s chapter is the one where our Crocodile becomes a pirate and the book’s namesake line gets dropped here too. In Peter and Wendy, “Island Come True” is used as a section/title. In my sto...
  • Island Come True: Chapter 6
    31 Oct 2021 • 10 min read • 1 0
    Happy Halloween/Samhain/All Hallows’/All Saints’/Dia De Los Muertos/Whatever you celebrate to mark this special time of year! Phew, that was a lot! Sorry to any folks/groups I left out. Reply and let ...
  • Island Come True: Chapter 5
    26 Oct 2021 • 17 min read • 1 0
    Hi friends, And just like that… Chapter 5! I already can’t wait to go back and really start fleshing out the crew more and adding more scenes with them. In almost any telling of Peter Pan, the crew of...
  • Island Come True: Chapter 4
    18 Oct 2021 • 10 min read • 1 0
    Hi friends! It’s still Sunday where I am… Better late than never, right? ;) I really liked writing this chapter because it’s here we start to dig deeper into the references of the source material. Thi...
  • Island Come True: Chapter 3
    10 Oct 2021 • 9 min read • 1 0
    Hi all! Chapter 3 is below. :) One thing that I’m realizing as I’m sharing these first draft chapters with you is these chapters seem a little short. Upon revision, I’ll likely go in and add more deta...
  • Island Come True: Chapter 2
    03 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    Hi friends! Chapter 2 is full of starts, which is exciting! It’s also full of tense changes. From one writer to another: It’s ok if, in a first draft, your tense goes all over the place. Right now, yo...
  • Island Come True: Chapter 1
    26 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Hi friends! Here’s a bit of a teaser for Island Come True, my 2020 NaNoWriMo project. I didn’t “win” NaNo last year, but I did like the story and where it was going. Maybe you will too. Island Come Tr...
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