author | proofreader
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The Blue Cabin is on Islandmore, which as far as we know is the only year-
Strangford Lough is the biggest inland sea in the British Isles, a beautiful and
inspiring corner of Ireland and an internationally important centre for wildlife.
Having had careers in law, property and furniture, I now divide my time between proofreading and writing at The Blue Cabin. Both my books are about island life and since publication I have given numerous talks and slide presentations on island living in general and Strangford in particular. I contribute to newspapers and magazines and am currently working on a novel. I also offer a proofreading service to publishers and others – details are on the Proofreading page.
My wife Lynn McGregor is a professional artist. Her studio is just a few feet from
the water’s edge and many of her semi-
I hope you find what you are looking for. If not, feel free to drop me an email using the link on the Contact page.
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From chapter one
of The Blue Cabin
Michael Faulkner exhibits a natural storytelling gift and a sureness with words, and also with rhythm, on which his phrases and sentences surf and maintain their momentum… The book is a heartwarming read, full of perception and gentle wit. Whether Faulkner’s book is a classic in the making only posterity will judge. In the meantime, it makes the winter more bearable by the page.”
Scotland on Sunday
(for the full text of this review click here)