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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Too soon to move in together?

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I just have this nagging feeling in the back of my head that we’re moving too fast.

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Wait, her boyfriend catfished himself?

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After five years, she finds out her guy made up social media posts from a clingy former girlfriend. What now?


An update on the ‘Neil Gaiman reads the Cheesecake Factory menu’ fund-raiser

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“WAIT WHAT. Somebody just gave $10K to get us to $107K and beyond!” Benincasa tweeted. “I’m all teary!”


Mark Wahlberg was in Foxborough on Monday for a ‘Transformers’ screening

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The screening of “Transformers: The Last Night” was hosted by Showcase LIVE at Patriot Place, and included a post-movie party where kids could play with toys (including Transformers).