Why Are So Many Kinky, Queer, or Poly Folks Neurodivergent?

A sex coach’s thoughts on correlations.

Shannon Burton, SXI (they/she)
16 min readMay 15, 2023

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Photo by David Cassolato

A while back, a friend of mine hosted a brunch to introduce all her kinky comrades to one another.

I happily attended, of course. Kinky people are fun!

Within an hour, however, we were bonding over something else we had in common: neurodivergence.

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Shannon Burton, SXI (they/she)

Sexual Empowerment Coach for Women+🌈 Explore, embrace, and expand your sexuality with virtual, talk-based coaching. Find resources at sexcoachshannon.com