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The synesthete with grapheme to color synesthesia automatically associates certain colors to letter and numbers. While grapheme to color synesthesia is one of the most common types, it is rare to have any two synesthetes see exactly the same color…

Lexical to gustatory synesthesia is one of the rarer types of synesthesia. The synesthete with lexical to gustatory synesthesia experiences specific flavors associated with particular spoken or heard words and phonemes. It has also been reported that…

Number-form synesthetes visualize numbers in a three dimensional or spatial way. Richard Cytowic (2009) relates the experience of one woman, “…the professor handed her a length of stiff wire and asked her to indicate where along it the…

Ordinal Linguistic Personification (OLP) is typically just referred to as personification. The synesthete who has personification will automatically and involuntarily associate personalities with sequential linguistic units (Simner & Holenstien,…

About 40% of synesthetes report some form of “colored hearing” also known as sound-color synesthesia, sound-to-sight synesthesia, or auditory-color synesthesia (Cytowic & Eagleman, 2009, p. 87; Robertson & Sagiv, 2005, p. 37).…