Her photos tend toward the cheery and engaging, whether they’re of nature, pup Benji or a glam red lip in a kitchen selfie, and even just a note telling her followers, “I hope all of you are doing as well as possible,” will attract an outpouring of thanks for its simple poignancy. She hasn’t been afraid to voice her opinion on issues important to her.

Asked by Francesca what gave her “the audacity” to speak her mind online, Ava replied with a smile, “The audacity—I have quite a bit of it, I guess.”  

She will tell you if it “feels like a human experience” and feels right. This is the gut feeling that, you might want to share this with someone. It makes me feel good, in more ways than one, to be able to share and be real with people on social media as much as is possible. There are many falsified aspects that we see. [of people]Or the façades. It’s not true for everyone. I believe a bit of truth can be good.