Carolyn Holm

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Tag: predators

The Tuxedo

Cher Madame,Il faut that we discuss last week’s wedding.Regards, M. Le Poufin Dear Puffin,Seriously? I thought we had finally finished with that. I wish you wouldn’t tell the others that we were probably eaten by predators, just because we came home late from that wedding.Love, Carolyn Cher Madame,It does make them sit up and listen […]


MomWhere did you GO?????????Winston Dear Winston,Last night? We were at a wedding.Love, Carolyn MomYou were very late. Winston Dear Winston,I know, sweetie. It was an evening reception and then a long drive home.Love, Carolyn MomPuffin said you probably were not coming home. That you were most likely eaten by predators.Winston Dear Winston,Not that again! When are we ever […]


Mom,WHERE IS DAD?????Winston Dear Winston,In Alaska!Love, Carolyn Mom,Alaska?????? Why???????Winston Dear Winston,He’s fishing! He’ll come home with a pile of salmon!Love, Carolyn Mom,Can’t he find any salmon here?Winston Dear Winston,Not like the salmon he finds in Alaska. There he gets to stand in a freezing river, in the cold and rain, to snag his salmon. Something […]


Mom,You left us.Winston Dear Winston,I know, but not for long, sweetie.Love, Carolyn Hey Mom,It was a long long long long time. We were abandoned.Winston Dear Winston,No, you weren’t. You were well taken care of by Cathie.Love, Carolyn Hey Mom,She’s ok, but it wasn’t the same. But I have a plan for next time. I’m just […]

Bad News

Dear Mom,I know what this suitcase means. It is bad news. You are going away.Poppy Dear Poppy,We’ll come back!Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,You may not.Poppy Dear Poppy,We always come back.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,You may not.Poppy Dear Poppy,We ALWAYS come back, Sweetie.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Molly explained it to us. When you go away, predators get you. That’s […]

Molly’s Advice

Dear Mom,Dad said that you will start going places again.XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,Now that we’ve been vaccinated we feel like we can venture out a bit.  This afternoon I’m going to the fish market! That’s so exciting!Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Buying fish is exciting?XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,Fresh fish from one of the best fish shops in the […]