synesthesia

A Woman With Synesthesia Who Can 'Taste' Words Is Telling People What Their Names Taste Like ❤️
JulieAMcDowall (Twitter)

Synesthesia is a physiological condition where one of your senses relates to another sense or part of the body by stimulation of another sense or part of the body. The first recorded case of this phenomenon that we know of dates back to 1690, when a blind man said he experienced the color scarlet upon hearing the sound of a trumpet.

A woman took to Twitter to tell people what their names taste like. The responses were interesting, to say the least.

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