The First Two Pages of “The Sacrifice of Isaac”

Steven Wishnia

“The Sacrifice of Isaac,” my story in Jewish Noir, opens with the sound of breaking glass. It’s a sound used in a couple songs I love, just before the noisefest explodes in the Velvet Underground’s “European Son” and to herald the first line—“broken glass everywhere”—in Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five’s seminal hip-hop record “The Message.”

Read More…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

We use reCaptcha to prevent comment spam. Click the box below before posting your comment.