Mexico's apprehension of the world's most-wanted drug boss struck a blow to a cartel that local and U.
In 2009, shortly after Venegas sold her book, her father died in a car wreck in Mexico.
Poco a poco, se preparó para convertirse en un líder exitoso y hábil, ganando su lugar a través del derramamiento de sangre y la brutalidad, en la historia del narcotráfico.
Joshua Fechter is a reporter covering City Hall and San Antonio politics for the Express-News.
It took fourteen years of estrangement before Venegas went to Mexico to reconcile with her father.
Midway through her writing process, she realized that the term had a double meaning.