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.

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Dolled up to help Forbes Museum

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About 200 guests recently attended the Forbes House Museum’s 50th anniversary black tie gala at the home of Georgia Lee in Milton.

Holly Black has created other worlds and a writers’ colony

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The author, known for books such as “The Spiderwick Chronicles,” is considered the pack leader to a group of writers in her genre.


Sarah Silverman brings ‘I Smile Back’ to Sundance

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The Bedford, N.H., native was stunning at the afterparty for her Sundance Film Festival movie “I Smile Back.”

Love Letters

After steady string of boyfriends, she needs some alone time

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I keep wishing that I would have taken some time between relationships to at least heal from the breakup.