Meredith Goldstein

Goldstein is an entertainment reporter and advice columnist for The Boston Globe and Her advice column Love Letters runs daily on and appears in The Boston Globe on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The Names column, which Goldstein writes with Mark Shanahan, runs Monday through Friday and every Sunday in the paper. She welcomes letters from the lovelorn -- and all tips about celebrities spotted around Boston.

Latest stories

Julia and William Louis-Dreyfus on the lineup for Rhode Island International Film Festival

By , Globe Staff

“Veep” star Julia Louis-Dreyfus and her father will be at the Rhode Island International Film Festival on Aug. 9 for the screening of the documentary “Generosity of Eye.”

My husband of 27 years has ruined our finances

By , Globe Staff

Very early on I asked my husband to take over the finances because it was too depressing.

Love Letters

They haven’t met in person

By , Globe Staff

We are planning on meeting soon when I am back in town visiting family, but I’m afraid that one of two things will happen: 1. We will meet and the “magic” will be gone. 2. We meet and have an instant connection and have strong feelings for each other.


Jenny Slate takes over BUST

By , Globe Staff

The Milton comedian-actress is on the August/September cover of Bust magazine. The comedian-actress took over the publication’s Instagram.