George & Wendy Show

Wendy Parker

Preparing for the long haul

| January 30, 2013

Between Redlands, Calif., and McCarran, Nev., Wendy's looking for "the usual things -- Sasquatch, alien ships, clean showers, good places to eat." Suggestions?

When in need of healthy food…

| January 28, 2013

“Did you just say gastric distress?”

Happy birthday to me

| January 25, 2013

"Forty-five years on this planet and I haven't managed to stupid myself to death yet."

Home time: A trip into the neckwear vortex

| January 23, 2013

"I'm fairly certain the Borg is alive and well and living in the bowels of an Ikea in Flagstaff ... wearing Ugg boots and a scarf."

Losing your sparkle

| January 20, 2013

Beware the bad-day blues...

Historical significance in the Internet age

| January 18, 2013

Are you familiar with the North Dakota "Great Nosehair Massacre of 1863?" Wendy's Internet connection is spotty, but she think she remembers it from American History class.

Getting loaded with the laypeople

| January 16, 2013

"I think if the general public had a better idea of what actually goes on in getting their Oreos to the Kroger, they might just reconsider cutting that truck off in traffic."

Plagues, vermin, snakes!

| January 13, 2013

"You can flat fly through Texas; in fact, they encourage you to do so. Texas is the only state with DOT signs that taunt people...."

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles her adventures and observations as a newcomer to the trucking world at her website, thegeorgeandwendyshow.com. She has been published in Funny Times magazine, as well as the online magazines Out of the Gutter, Flash Fiction Offensive and Cracked.

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