Or So The Story Goes

Interesting. The creation myth told by an atheist.

The Sound and The Fury

From Nick Spencer’s Atheists, The Origin of the Species

“Once upon a time there was a terrible monster that lived in the sky. No one had ever seen it because it lived a long way away, and because it was invisible, but everyone knew it was there because a long time ago it had shown itself to some very clever men.

“These very clever men explained how the monster had one head, three bodies and 1000 eyes, with which it could see into people’s souls. They told terrible tales of what the monster would do if it got angry but also of how kind it was if people would only worship it without thought or question. They explained how the monster had given them a powerful magic, which, if used rightly, would protect the world from evil.

“Sometimes the monster would get angry and when it did the clever men…

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