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Defined by Wikipedia as
” a neurological phenomenon in which stimulation of one sensory or cognitive pathway leads to automatic, involuntary experiences in a second sensory or cognitive pathway”, which basically means that some of us have super effective gaydar… 196 more words


The word “blackberry” looks precisely like an actual blackberry: The brown “b” is dark and damp and borders on black—earthy, composted ink running into the leafy greens of the “l” and “e” and juice-stained with the deep red “rr.” It is dusty from the dry heat, yet to be plucked from the vine and soaked cold water. 232 more words


On music

We are driving to school. The radio is tuned, as usual, to Radio 2, the station that serves as the compromise between what I want to listen to (BBC Radios 4 and 6) and what F and EB want to listen to (Capital FM). 552 more words


Synesthesia: Numbers - to - Color ( 字 - 颜色 ) & Sound - to - Color ( 音声 – 颜色 )

Maureen Seaberg – A synesthete experiencing the form of Grapheme and Chromesthesia. 

She wrote a book on “Tasting the Universe”, which might reveal more information for my understanding and research in this area. 85 more words


Knowledge comes from our senses

I listen to colors – Artist Neil Harbisson

As I was researching around for Synesthesia related work, I found this video on Nel Harbisson. I think it is really interesting how Nel, not a synesthete overcome his color blind issue, that is to “hear” colors. 153 more words