Text: 'The gods assembled. 'Who will take it upon himself to bring light unto the world?' they asked. 'Go on, cast yourself into the fire!' Two young ones came forward. The first stopped in fear and drew back. The second threw himself into the firepit. The masters fell upon their knees and watched as the young god, who had become the sun, rose in the east.' -- Adapted from Georges Bataille's telling of an Aztec creation myth in 'The Accursed Share