George & Wendy Show

Wendy Parker

Want to see the best-looking truck on the road?

| December 08, 2013

Wendy shows off the new bedrock of the business, a 2004 Freightliner Coronado -- and thanks her lucky stars for, well, almost everything...

Beam me up, NASA

| December 06, 2013

What would you like to know about a NASA rocket launch? Wendy will be in attendance at one December 17 -- tell here here. "If I have a list, I'll stay on task (for 11 minutes). Help a sistah out."

Hand made gifts and the truck budget deficit

| December 04, 2013

With George and Wendy's truck-purchase saga nearly over, "It's a handmade Christmas, for sure."

Black Friday: I vote no

| December 01, 2013

"Don't all the places opening at insane hours have those price match guarantee things, anyway?"

Potluck Olympics

| November 29, 2013

"I'm not a bad cook, but being around my Mom and my Aunt reminded me that I was raised to a pretty high cooking standard.... Just showing up with my sparkling personality isn't always enough."

Time to be thankful for time

| November 27, 2013

A Happy Thanksgiving wish from Wendy Parker: "I have so much to be thankful for. I'm one of those annoying people who post on Facebook, 'I have the best life ever.' I know it's annoying as hell, but I do it anyway..."

Data analysis: Ten years isn’t a lifetime…for Yoda

| November 24, 2013

"As much as I'd like to be able to write a happy ending for the hours of service story, I can't. The HOS are just the tip of the iceberg."

Have it your neigh

| November 22, 2013

On U.K. horse-meat fast-food burger scandal: "I'd actually be happy to find out it's only horse meat, and not something unspeakable, like ground-up baby diapers drenched in pig fat."

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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