Soothsaying has been a term used since possibly around the 14th century during which a booked called the Assembly of the Gods was transcribed and brought into light with knowledge of palm reading and other types of divination we still can find some use today even in modern society. Practice's could be a number of types of soothsaying work just to name a few palm reading, crystal gazing, tarot cards, geomancy, astrology, and reading the bones even.
A seer can see the wonderful parts of our inner soul,its more then telling what your going to be when you grow up, but foretelling shows us what has already been and by your life choices what will come to be. Its hard telling the concept for every type of divination out there. People use their own version of terms and translation.
*One source you will find the word Soothsaying is in one of the scripture of Moses between the 12-15 era they called these scrolls Pentateuch which means Five.*
Anyone has their own potential of being a Seer, no one is excluded, when there are over one thousands methods of divine intervention and prediction were all bound to find one that works for us. Developing a relationship with the natural flow of the universe and the understanding of equilibrium too me has a lot to with developing our natural born skill in Soothsaying. Hopefully you will take this message as a means of finding your own true nature in the art of divination.