El Güero, is a story inspired by true life events. It is a story about the journey of a boy becoming a man on the streets of New York. Raised by devout, Irish Catholic parents, T-(the main character) believes he has only three life options: cop, clergy or crook. When being a cop is not an option due to profound words from his grandfather, he chooses the clergy. Just shy of entering the Seminary, T- begins to see the human side of man in some of his mentors in the priesthood. Now with only one option left, T- El Güero , will embrace this name given to him by the Mexican underworld ...a description not only endearing but defining of his distinctive notoriety.
"It's almost as if this lifestyle chose me."
Through constant flashbacks and moments of nostalgia, T- has to stay focused on what is in front of him...all while understanding the importance of a man's character, split-second decision making and a strong set of governing values. In this thriller-packed story, learn how the power of one childhood prayer and complete trust in his gut will lead T- through life-threatening situations, questionable alliances and uncharted territories. In this world you learn to never turn your back...