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


Quote of the day: Lizzy Caplan


Caplan, “Masters of Sex” actress, to Playboy.


Sneak peak: Melissa McCarthy as a ‘Ghostbuster’

By , Globe Staff

McCarthy was spotted on location Tuesday decked out in her official ghost-busting uniform.


Joe Andruzzi, friends raise green for cancer patients

By , Globe Staff

Andruzzi’s foundation held its fund-raiser Monday at Pinehills Golf Club in Plymouth.

Love Letters

He overreacted. But did she?

By , Globe Staff

A reader asked her boyfriend why he stood her up and he became furious.