"Same here, Indie. That's why I stick my earplug in the ear I here better with (the left one). Their impulses are much weaker when I do so. I would stick earplugs in both my ears but the thing is that I can't understand what people are…"
"Ioan, about pressing on ears from the outside - here`s a diagram
see the "tragus" - that`s the bit I press on with my index fingers to block sound. When I do that, they sometimes increase the air…"
""I have noticed not long ago that my right ear canal is much wider"
Me too, and my right ear hearing is significantly worse than the left. I've also had a constant hiss in my ears for years and it's even worse now, probably…"
"And not to mention my annoyingly loud inner voice. All these things don't trigger only an emotional reaction, but also audio/visual (sometimes in the form of short video clips) reactions in my brain."
"I've been sensitized to have a certain reaction to:
sounds (prolongued sounds are hypnotizing while short ones interrupt my active cognitive processes),
facial traits (they always make me analyze other people's…"