George & Wendy Show

Wendy Parker

In a tizzy over short miles pay

| October 21, 2012

"They can ping your truck within six inches but they can't pay you mileage? Who the hell do I write a letter to? It's going to be scathing and probably contain *!?! at least once.”...

Bummed by gambling in Port Allen, La.

| October 19, 2012

Gambling these days is exactly like voting: "You go in a dark room and press a few buttons and it's over. Nothing changes but the fact that you have less money in your pocket."

Packing up for the wint… I mean, um, Fall

| October 17, 2012

Wendy Parker packs for colder weather: "Everyone knows space in the truck is limited, and the closet in the Cascadia is perfect -- for one person."

Blessed with health — and good humor

| October 14, 2012

Wendy Parker thanks the Lord for her family's health -- and plans a future of hauling in Africa for her husband.

‘Hey look! A squirrel!’: Notes on organization

| October 12, 2012

"I'm completely normal, and the rest of the world is strange. Now that we've cleared that up..."

A pterodactyl caught between a rock and a hard place

| October 10, 2012

When you’ve seen the same highway for the thousandth mile, there ceases to be things to comment on, and you have to make your own magic.

People do the strangest things

| October 05, 2012

Four-wheelers, beware: Just because you're in your car doesn't mean we can't see you.

On-highway favors: Collecting dirt for the in-laws

| October 03, 2012

You can only get so many samples of dirt from your own backyard before it becomes a hole in the ground and the neighbors start talking bad about you.

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles their adventures and her observations from the shotgun position in her blog and at their website, http://www.thegeorgeandwendyshow.com/index.html

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