Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
Grand Ideas
InterSpecies Memos

Month: March, 2018

All Heart

Dear Mia, <3 Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, Why are you sending me a sideways nose? Love, Mia   Dear Mia, It’s a heart, silly girl. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, It doesn’t look like a heart. But thank you anyway. Is this because I had to go to see the vet about my heart? […]


Dear Mommy, Am I a Korean Pop Star? XOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, Where on earth did you get that idea? Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, Molly used to say that you call me that. XOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, I have no idea what she was talking about. I would love to get inside […]

The Crush

Dear Mommy, The new house is so exciting! Love, Mia   Dear Mia, I’m so glad you like it! I know it’s a bit of an adjustment. You have a great attitude. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I know I do. Not like Puffin. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, No, Puffin has been rather dramatic […]

The Move

Cher Madame, My world she is turned up side down. Madame has done a thing très très terrible. C’est un catastrophe. Regards, M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, Let me guess sweetie – this is about the new house? Love, Carolyn   Cher Madame, Oui! C’est un catastrophe!!!!! Regards, M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, […]

Cat Trouble

It’s our 4 Year Anniversary! This is the last of our celebration of four years of weekly Interspecies Memos by sharing some old favorites. This one is from September 23, 2016: Dear Mommy, I don’t understand cats at all. XOXOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, Don’t worry, you’re not alone in that. Love, Carolyn   Dear […]