Thirty Days with my Father
Like many soldiers who returned home from Vietnam, Christal Presley's father was never the same. Christal learned to walk on eggshells, avoiding his deep depressions and outbursts of unspeakable rage. After she left home, she barely spoke to her father for thirteen years. in 2009 father and daughter entered into the Thirty-Day Project, a month of conversations in which nothing would be off limIt's, including the most difficult questions about Vietnam. in this gritty, heartwarming story of reconnecting through the most painful truths, a soldier and his daughter discover themselves and each other.