Sunday, February 14, 2010


10,000 Birds reports on romantic ornithomancy, the practice of reading signs from birds. Especially significant today as the first bird an unmarried woman sees on Valentine's Day is an omen of her future husband's character. If she spots a swan, she could wed a writer or a dancer and he will be very loyal to her, while seeing a kingfisher first promises a partner with inherited wealth. The first bird I saw today was an Australian Raven ....