Jesse Myner

Biography

Following a good five year run as a futures trader, Jesse Myner does what he wants and goes where he wants to. He has lived in Paris, Budapest, Croatia, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and Miami. He currently splits his time between Bogotá and Alaska, where he works as a longline fisherman.

Where to find Jesse Myner online


Videos

Badass Forklift Skills
Author and commercial fisherman Jesse Myner demonstrates some forklift techniques on the dock of a fish cannery in southern Alaska.

HOME DEPOT PROFILES IN COURAGE (book trailer)
"Ted 2" as read by Andreas of Austria from HOME DEPOT PROFILES IN COURAGE by Jesse Myner A collection of short but very true stories about the comically tragic lives of Home Depot associates and members of the overnight freight team. Meet Frank, Ted, Doug, Joe, Sam, Gary and other working class heroes, who in spite of great personal challenges, endure to wear the orange apron proudly and assist you with your home improvement needs. For mature readers.

Books

Pamps
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Drinking, drugs, death, and debauchery at the greatest party in the world. A memoir of running with the bulls at the feast of San Fermín at Pamplona, Spain in the late ´90s.
Head Injured
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Biographical
A short, true story from Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.
Slime Line: Adventures In Fish Processing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
From the blood and guts fish disassembly on the slime lines, to the dock crews that unload the fish from the boats, these are the true stories of the Filipinos, Mexicans, Africans, ex-cons and other derelicts from the Lower 48, who come to Alaska each summer to work as fish processors during the three month salmon season.
Three Stories From Paris
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » History » European
Three short stories of down-and-out expatriate life in Paris. Poverty, the rain and cold, young love, friendships lost, drunkenness and chestnuts in the fall. From the streets of Belleville, Oberkampf and Ménilmontant, to the cobblestone footpaths of Père Lachaise Cemetery, these are stories from an other, less romantic side of Paris.
9 / 11
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / futures
A short memoir of NYC futures prop trading, wild days on the trading floor, and the author's experience on September 11, 2001.
America South: Stories From Far Off The Gringo Trail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In these twenty-five stories from Spanish-speaking South America — from La Guajira in northern Colombia to the southernmost tip of the continent at Ushuaia, Argentina — Jesse Myner has written of landscapes and people far off the Gringo Trail. These are stories of South American life, of its violence and beauty, that appear in no tourist guidebook.
Home Depot Profiles In Courage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A collection of short but very true stories about the comically tragic lives of Home Depot associates and members of the overnight freight team. Meet Frank, Ted, Doug, Joe, Sam, Gary and other working class heroes who, in spite of great personal challenges, endure to wear the orange apron proudly and assist you with your home improvement needs. For mature readers.

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