Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
Grand Ideas
InterSpecies Memos

Month: December, 2021

Starting Over

Dear Mom,Puffin says it’s New Year’s Eve. Why do we need a new year?XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,It’s a human thing. We like to start over once a year. Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Start over???????? Why??????????XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,Maybe we’ll get it right this time.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Now I’m confused. Humans don’t always make sense to me.XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,Don’t […]

Holiday Cheer

Dear Puffin,I hope you are not removing the ornaments from our holiday tree. Love, Carolyn Cher Madame,These are the ones that Winston removed from the tree. I am keeping an eye on them for Madame.Regards, M. Le Poufin Dear Puffin,Thank you for that. Fortunately Winston isn’t a climber. When I was a child we had a […]


Cher Madame,We have noted that there is a new water bowl. Thank you, Madame for this.Regards, M. Le Poufin Dear Puffin,I’m glad to hear I did something right for a change! I thought it would be convenient for you if there was one more, and the bathroom seemed like a good place for it. Love, Carolyn […]


Hey Mom,Puffin cussed at you just now. Winston Dear Winston,He did indeed.Love, Carolyn Hey Mom,He does that a lot. Hissing at you when you move him from your chair.Winston Dear Winston,He does. But not a lot. He’s just saying “F— off” in a general sort of way. I don’t take it personally.Love, Carolyn Hey Mom,I don’t […]