When We Grow Up by Gilda Evans

Guest post by Gilda Evans The recent Los Angeles Times article featuring my father has served not only as an inspiration to many, but also as a reminder of things that should never be forgotten.  My thanks to my agent, Terrie Wolf, who suggested re-posting this blog story from 2012.  It is an appropriate companion to my father’s story, which you can read via the link near the end of this post. And now, a blast from the past – Yesterday was a beautiful morning – sunny, not too cold with the hint of coming spring in the air. Yet,…