Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
Grand Ideas
InterSpecies Memos

Month: February, 2020

Hissy Fits

Dear Mia,You two cats were not very nice to Dad last night. First Puffin hissed at him. And then you bit him. You two hurt his feelings.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,It was his fault.Love, Mia Dear Mia,His fault for stroking the two of you?Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Of course. He did not observe the rules.Love, Mia Dear Mia,Did he […]


Dear Mom,These pretty heart boxes turn up every year!XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,It’s an annual tradition, sweetie. Candy for Valentines Day, from Dad. In a heart box. Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Is the candy like the treats you give me?XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,It’s dark chocolate. Not exactly like your treats. Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,That’s too bad.XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,Why […]

The Toy

Dear Mom,You have some strange stuff.Love, Mia Dear Mia,That’s an old toy horse. I think it’s kind of cool.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,I don’t see the point of it.Love, Mia Dear Mia,There is no point. It’s just sweet and reminds me of childhood.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Did you ride this horse when you were little?Love, Mia Dear […]