Interview with Libros Libres Spain
Interview with Michael D. O’Brien—Libros Libres, Barcelona, Spain
Republished in translation, in a number of Spanish language journals
Why have you written this sequel of “Father Elijah” so many years after the first one? Had you thought in this sequel from the beginning, or there has been some reason to write it now?
O’Brien: Though the possibility of a sequel was often suggested to me by readers, I rejected the idea for many years. However, during the past few years powerful images and scenes for the continuing story kept arising in my imagination, begging to be set down on paper. So I