“It was a perfect Valentine’s Day that neither of us expected.” Read about it at Taste it Twice. Advertisements Continue reading A Valentine (Again)
Saturday I was interviewed on Jeff Berwick’s Anarachast! I know some of the new clicks on avensobrien.com will be from this interview. Welcome new friends! Obviously, all my writing can be found on this site! The breakup posts that Jeff refers to, I’ve pasted them on another blog entry you can find by clicking here. It was a great interview though I’m so socially awkward I hate doing video interviews, but Jeff’s such a sweetheart I couldn’t *not* do this. Someday I’ll be good at this. Today is not that day. ❤ Video embedded here: Continue reading Anarchast Ep. 205 Avens OBrien: Libertarian Love and Loneliness!
Odd to put this on my blog list without a story over at Taste it Twice, but I’m realizing it’s been over a month and I should mention this somewhere, since I keep referring to it occasionally, and if I wait much longer it’ll look like I’m lingering on something, while my life moves on.
Judd and I decided to end our relationship in the beginning of February. After two and a half years, we decided we would be happier pursuing our goals in life separately at this time.
We each prepared public statements which we released on February 5th, I’m copying & pasting them below. I’ll link to the original posts as well. This way I have one place I can link people to when they want to know what happened.
Snapshots of my year in order. Most of these pictures were taken by Judd Weiss. See them all at Taste it Twice. Continue reading Twenty Fourteen in Pictures
“My coming year will be filled with grasping hold of these enormous opportunities in work and love and life and art, and seeing what I can do with it all. I also need to remember to sleep enough, and prioritize … Continue reading The State of the Avens
Quora question: What is the wisest decision you have ever made in your life and what was the outcome? “I changed the way I react to new situations, the way I judge things, the way I respect the temporary nature … Continue reading Wisest Decisions
“Eileen had this saying, her family even printed it on the programs at her funeral: “Count it all joy.” I miss her often, I think about her constantly, and I am grateful to have reconnected with her family recently thanks … Continue reading Count it All Joy