CASUAL SYNESTHESIA: DAYS OF THE WEEK AND WHAT THEY REMIND ME OF

Monday: a pale or royal blue. Beagles.¬†mixed lettuces. Kim Carnes’ “Bette Davis Eyes.”

Tuesday: yellow. a common bird, such as a robin or sparrow. Thai curry. lint on a wool sweater.

Wednesday: burnt orange. the smell of Herbal Essences shampoo. The Clash. old books.

Thursday: purple. violin music from diamond commercials. whiskey. scissors. cats.

Friday: white. single-speed bicycles. legs. wedges of lime.

Saturday: mint green. reggae. soft wind. ankles. lots of ankles.

Sunday: gold and pink. gastropods and cetaceans. tortillas. fingers and toes.

This is very Sunday but also slightly Tuesday.