Lynn's Comments: Everyone has that well- meaning relative who wants to help but is no help at all. They always show up at births, deaths and other times where this kind of help is the last thing you need.
Lynn's Comments: Because there had never been a cat in the strip, I decided to add one that was less than friendly. Stuff like this gave me lots to work with; maybe too much!
Lynn's Comments: I tried to make Aunt Fiona one of those insidious characters who tests the limits of one's hospitality to the max.
Lynn's Comments: Aunt Fiona is loosely based on someone I know.
Lynn's Comments: This is the reason I don’t have a cat. Dogs, when they disappear, are somewhere down low. A cat, on the other hand, can be anywhere!
Lynn's Comments: Fiona was such a wonderful character to write. I wished I could have written a story about her alone.
Lynn's Comments: Making Fiona a heavy smoker, gave me an outlet to rant against smoking.
Lynn's Comments: Belfrey Avenue. I loved making up funny names for streets, businesses, products and even people.
Lynn's Comments: Working in Aunt Margaret's pool hall was a crazy experience—one I'll never forget!