I'll never forget the day I received my Ph.D. from UCLA.
I never would have imagined that buried in my 400+ page dissertation was a footnote I'd turn into a novel.
Why do we ever worry about the future, when it's full of wonderful things we can never imagine? Way better to spend the energy being grateful for folks who helped us in the past. So here's a shout out to the Center for the Study of Women at UCLA, which provided a grant that supported my dissertation research, which grew up to be my novel. Read more on their website