I’ve Had This Weird Habit Since First Grade…

Since kindergarten actually, but I couldn’t fit “kindergarten” in the speech balloon.

Twenty years ago, I had a friend who saw colors for numbers.

She said that she didn’t know why, but she saw colors that were immediately associated with numbers.

Her condition was rare but nevertheless known to the medical world. It was called “grapheme-color synesthesia.” The word “synesthesia” means a condition where one cognitive pathway in the human brain is…

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Phoebe Cohen

Phoebe Cohen

I write, I draw, I have opinions