Sentences with phrase «yacht captain»

He dropped out of college and moved from job to job, being a Caribbean yacht captain, doing computer repair, roofing, and finally working in a small Appalachian town as a bookstore clerk.
BOOKS
In the self-publishing world, poster child Hugh Howey worked as a yacht captain and a bookstore clerk before his author career took off.
BOOKS
Wesley, walk me through why Wolf of Wall Street needed that many repeated, unvarying scenes involving the mass ingestion of Quaaludes followed by the abuse of women, Velcro-clad dwarves, and hapless yacht captains.
MOVIES & TV
He got married to his former wife, 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki, on a sandbar in the Bahamas; collectively purchased eight private jets with Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt and cofounder Larry Page; employs a yacht captain and personal shopper; and is currently working on a secret quest to build a giant airship.
BUSINESS
Praised for his savvy marketing sense (though he reports past jobs include roofer and yacht captain), Howey seemed to build a voracious fan base with his serialized novelettes, also sending free books to important bloggers and Goodreads reviewers to spread the word.
BOOKS
Preliminary information determined the passenger was in the water when the yacht captain put the vessel in reverse and was struck by the propellers.
LAW
Hugh Howey, an American writer, started out his career writing as a side-project to his day-job as a computer technician, as well as a yacht captain.
BOOKS
The world-class marina also will feature a spectacular array of amenities, including a yacht club, restaurants, on-site customs and immigration, a full service boat yard, outstanding accommodations for yacht captains and crew, and more.
TRAVEL
«And let me be clear,» he adds, his own background as a yacht captain showing in his choice of metaphor, «the people in publishing are great people.
BOOKS
After eight years working as a yacht captain delivering boats from Chicago to Barbados and everywhere in between, Hugh Howey was finally lured away from the sea by the girl of his dreams.
BOOKS
completely average.tall and slender.Retired 10 yrs.Former yacht captain seeking companion to explore activities on and around ocean and mountains... enjoy gaming in casinos also...
DATING
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