Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
Grand Ideas
InterSpecies Memos

Month: June, 2017

The Star

Dear Poppy, You are looking very patriotic! Love, Carolyn   Dear Alpha Mommy, Patriotic? I thought this t-shirt says I’m a star. XOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, Well, maybe both. You are a star, honey, and you are wearing red, white, and blue. Love, Carolyn   Dear Alpha Mommy, I don’t understand patriotic. What does […]

The Disrupter

Cher Madame, Il faut dire, Madame is très grumpy with moi, un petit et innocent cat. Regards, M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, I have to say you are neither petit nor innocent. Love, Carolyn   Cher Madame, Toujours les complaints. Regards, M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, I’m sorry, but you have been exasperating […]


Dear Alpha Mommy, Alpha Dad says we are surrounded by wildlife!!! Does that mean there are tigers and giraffes? XOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, No honey, nothing like that. Actually he was referring to the Walking Stick insects we find on the front door. But still, we have a lot of wildlife in our garden. […]


Dear Mia, We need to talk about your evening kisses. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I love our evening kisses!!!!! Love, Mia   Dear Mia, I know you do. And I love it when you cuddle on my chest while I read in bed. I really do. But the kissing is becoming a problem. Love, […]


Dear Puffin, You must stop eating my plants. Carolyn   Cher Madame, Moi, I am un pauvre chat, an innocent petit cat, who must have sustenance. M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, No you don’t. You get plenty of food. And chewing on my houseplants just makes you barf. On my rug. By the way, […]