'When I Was A Viking
My Friend He Was The Raven'
This Digital Painting was inspired by the song 'The Raven'
And dedicated to [link]
Album: The Raven 
Not only does the Raven feature heavily in Norse mythology in relation to Odin (Raven-god), but the Raven was also used for navigation, A Raven will not cross any expanse of water if it could not see land.
The first reference to this was the discovery of Iceland.
Figurehead of a Viking Longship, found at Oseberg.[link]
Raven Photo. [link]