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Beth Dolinar has been writing her column about life, both hers and the rest of ours, for over 20 years. When not on the page, she produces Emmy-winning documentaries, teaches writing to university students, and enjoys her two growing children.

This holiday weekend will be spent off my feet.

Today I’m five days past surgery that repaired a torn meniscus in my right knee, and although there’s been almost no pain, I am doing a jump-and-scoot maneuver with a walker. I’ve found it’s easer than crutches.

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