Monthly Archives: August 2015

Two interesting articles about the experience of developmental prosopagnosia

Kate Szell  Face blindness – when you can’t recognise a familiar face. Guardian. November 23rd 2014.


Alexa Tsoulis-Reay What It’s Like to Be Profoundly Face-Blind. Science of Us. July 9th 2015.


Essential reading, right here in this blog

A Most Peculiar Experience (my description of The Strange Phenomenon)

Is synaesthesia caused by low levels of complement? Is Benson’s syndrome (PCA) caused by too much complement C3? Could synesthesia and posterior cortical atrophy be considered in some way opposites?

Some ideas that I’d like to (explicitly) lay claim to (right now) in 2014

Have my ideas been plagiarized in a paper published in a neuroscience journal? I believe they have.

Super-recognizer jobs? (This is the most popular post at this blog)

Other cases of synaesthesia involving face perception – I’m certainly not the only one

Involuntary Method of Loci Memorization (IMLM) – what the heck is that?

The Opposite of Benson’s Syndrome?

Report on my fine motor task -> visual place memory synaesthesia

My Brain Put to the Test

Reflections on The Strange Phenomenon, how I gunned the CFMT, letter personification in advertising and clue to a possible cure for some cases of prosopagnosia after reading an old journal paper

A brief report on my synaesthesia experiences that involve concepts as triggers or evoked experiences

A type of synaesthesia which I experience in which non-food words or names automatically evoke the concepts of particular foods: is lexical-gustatory synaesthesia an evolutionary adaptation?