Love Letters Columnist and Features Writer

Meredith Goldstein

Meredith Goldstein is an advice columnist and entertainment reporter for The Boston Globe. Her advice column, “Love Letters”, is a daily dispatch of wisdom for the lovelorn that has been running online and in the paper for eight years. In 2018 she’ll release two books: “Am I Doing It Wrong”, a memoir about writing an advice column (Grand Central), and “Chemistry Lessons” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), a young adult novel about a young woman who tries to use science to manipulate her love life. Meredith loves tips about local movies, people making great art, and all story ideas about love and relationships.

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Did her boyfriend sleep with his roommates?

By , Globe Staff

They have told me how funny he is, how good looking he is, and how lucky I am, and the girls themselves are all pretty attractive.


Second ‘Globe Live’ set to take the stage

By Kevin Slane , Staff

Among those stepping into the spotlight on Oct. 27 and 28 at the Paramount Center will be Globe TV critic Matthew Gilbert.


Gardner Museum celebrates ‘Henry James’ exhibition

By , Globe Staff

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum hosted a party Tuesday night for its new fall exhibition, “Henry James and American Painting.”

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She’s stood by her philandering man for decades. Time to stop?

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She’s endured years of affairs, but worries that their adult children will think less of their father if she leaves him.