Ranger and Green Beret Stephen Trujillo served in 2d Ranger Battalion, the 1st Special Forces Group, and DEA Operation Snowcap.
A Tale of the Grenada Raiders is the first installment in the series Tales of the Rangers. The next installment, The Rosetta Stone of Memories, is coming in 2018. The final anthology in the trilogy, also called Tales of the Rangers, is forecasted for publication in 2019.
Trujillo's account as an advisor to the Peruvian Drug Police in the Upper Huallaga Valley, In the Valley of the Shadows: A Place of Smoke and Rivers Like Mirrors, is scheduled for publication in 2020.
An essayist and political scientist, Trujillo also writes about mass surveillance, cryptocurrencies, the pandemic of pedophilia, and drug war policy.
The writer resides in Bangkok.
Photo at the Reagan Library courtesy of Jeff Mellinger.