Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
Grand Ideas
InterSpecies Memos

Month: September, 2015

The Moggie

Cher Madame, That moron Poppy, récemment she has been going on and on about les aristocrats. Regards, M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, She is showing a lot of interest in her origins. Love, Carolyn   Cher Madame, I have les origins aussi. Regards, M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, I know you do. We’re […]

Fall Accessories

Dear Alpha Mom, It feels like fall. Your Best Dog, Molly   Dearest Molly, It does indeed. In fact it looks like fall as well. I see you’re decked out in your autumn finery. Love, Carolyn   Dear Alpha Mom, Decked out? Autumn finery? I really don’t like it when I don’t understand what you […]


Dear Mommy, Everyone is talking about nine eleven. What is this? Love, Mia   Dear Mia, It was a terrible event, when terrorists used airplanes to kill people. Buildings collapsed.  Thousands of people died. The horror of it stunned the world. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, What a terrible predator! What species is a terrorist? Love, […]

The Aristocrats

Mommy, What kind of dog am I? XOXOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, Apparently you’re a Spitz. A red Spitz. Love, Carolyn   Mommy, Apparently? Does that mean I’m not real? XOXOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, Oh you’re completely real, honey. It’s just that I don’t know for sure what kind of dog you are. But […]