Echo Rene

Alaskan writer who spends her time reading voraciously. Believer in hope and happily ever afters and that life should have a soundtrack, therefore the music is always playing.


So a couple of weeks ago, I got the bright idea to change everything in my room. So I did what any self respecting single girl would do… I went on Pinterest and Google and began to look up tons of different ideas, and joy smeared all over crackers – I found ’em. Lots of […]


Perception vs. Truth.

I just want to briefly preface this post before anyone dives into my words. I wrote this a couple of months ago, after a very disheartening family issue occurred. It still hasn’t been resolved as I write this preface and I don’t believe that it ever will. That being said. I wrote this in my […]



I was thinking about friends today. I realized that most of my friends are family and the rest I’ve never really actually met. Now before you shake your head and go woah, does this girl ever leave her bunker?? It’s not that weird. Yeah, I can see you shaking your head and going yes, yes […]



About a week ago I stumbled across this very thought provoking video. When I watched it, I was not only in awe at what it shows but also slightly upset with myself. It shows that how we see ourselves is never how anyone else sees us. What we often mistake for flaws often others don’t even […]


Subject to Change.

A friend of mine that offered to be a beta reader for me, was asking me for pages of my current WIP (writing in progress for those not in the know). As I was putting it together to send, I included this in the paragraph explaining what she was getting – “subject to change”. As […]