Echosexual

Echosexual Flag
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Echosexual (/-romantic/-platonic/-aesthetic/-queerplatonic/-sensual/-alterous) is a neurosexuality defined as "when you only feel attraction to people that you see as extensions of yourself/that you are an extension of them due to neurodivergence, namely difficulty in expressing empathy, or empathy deficits, such as in NPD/ASPD/Autism and extreme attachment and desire to be engulfed by a depended/favorite person, such as in BPD/DPD.
Anyone neurodivergent person with this symptom can use it, though."1

History of the term

Echosexual was coined on or before April 22, 2016 by tumblr user pastelmemer. The flag, also by pastelmemer, was posted by Pride-Flags on deviantart at that time..2

MOGAI-Watch Poem

Echosexual
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I date folks like me begrudgingly
because I’m not flexible enough
to suck on my own penis,
God, my life is tough.

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