Although free time is at a premium for me these days, I've been thinking about blogging and reading blogs for a while. I was inspired to take the plunge by ScienceWoman's post about a month ago on the barriers facing women in science, here, where she wonders,
At what point are the hurdles simply too high? What level of obstacles defeat us all, no matter how much drive, determination, and intelligence? When do we admit that for some people's lives, there are no examples? When do we admit that we don't know whether "it can be done"?Though it may be the height of arrogance, I felt like she was talking about me.