When She Became a Person to Me

Murray Pratt

A moment of recognition They were jamming things in the back of their light orange Datsun station wagon. Just trying to fit one more thing into an already crammed car. …

Newsletter: 2018 in Review

Trucking Software Customer Survey Results

Daniel Wood

(Our Winter newsletter went out recently, but we thought we’d repost it here for anyone who missed it. If you want to subscribe to our quarterly e-mail newsletter, you can …

236 Green Lights

Murray Pratt

There is a video out in the Web-o-sphere of an Uber driver driving along and hitting 236 consecutive green lights! Wow! If I did the same video… I am sure …

Tailwind’s Holiday Album

Daniel Wood

It’s that time of year again, when the nights grow long and the days grow cold – and there’s nothing like a bunch of colourful lights, glasses of eggnog, and merry …

When ‘Your Moment’ Has Arrived

Murray Pratt

I was sitting on a low wooden bench, looking down at my feet, thinking about what I was going to make my three kids for supper. My thoughts were interspersed …

The Weight of Memory

Murray Pratt

I watched the Ken Burns documentary on the Vietnam War for the third time this past week on Netflix. It is perhaps the most moving and compelling war-related documentary I …

Just Waitin’ for the Great Pumpkin

Murray Pratt

  While Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts gang are going door to door on Hallowe’en night, Linus is sitting in the Pumpkin Patch waiting for the ‘Great …

For Your Teammates

Murray Pratt

The moment had arrived. It was our last game. We had assembled in the dressing room at the arena before even more than two players from the other team had …

The Heat Is On

Murray Pratt

  My eyes opened to a small sliver of light that seemed to know perfectly how to align with my sleepy eyes this early Fall – but really still feels …