News flash: Hazmat haulers drive safe every day

| April 05, 2012

The public always hears about the catastrophic truck wrecks but what about the millions of miles truckers safely drive every day?

The beauty and power of a goal

Phil Madsen | April 02, 2012

Since I decided to write a book, long put-off tasks are suddenly getting done.

Ugly today: pay to park, canceled load

| March 26, 2012

Security told us to pay to park, then a load canceled later in the day.

New friends and a scenic drive

| March 24, 2012

We met new friends today and enjoyed a wonderful drive down U.S. 395 in California.

Loathe to deadhead but may have to

| March 23, 2012

We spent a pleasant day in Sparks, Nev. today but are still sitting here without freight to haul.

Discovering Scrivener: a tool for writers

| March 21, 2012

Scrivener is software used by writers to organize their content. You can use it to organize your thoughts too, like in writing a trucker's business plan.

Protecting our profits from obscene toll hikes

| March 07, 2012

I learned today something about New York mileage tax and fuel tax that I did not know before and that may work to our benefit.

Thoughts about a house and a home

| March 06, 2012

Leaving our Florida vacation house prompts thoughts about home.

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