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 nine years (as of 1/22/18). In 2018 she’ll release two books: “Can’t Help Myself: Lessons and Confessions From a Modern Advice Columnist,” a memoir (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 all relationship and entertainment tips. She also loves cotton candy and Skittles.

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Love Letters

Breakup misery finally kicked in

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I think that after months of feeling nothing after I broke up with him, my heartbreak is just starting.

‘Tell Me What You Want’ looks at sexual fantasies and the science of desire

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The new book by researcher Justin Lehmiller attempts to dispel stereotypes and help people speak more openly about what they want.


‘Crazy Rich Asians’ stars join author in visit to Boston

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They started their morning on a yacht docked behind the Boston Harbor Hotel and ended the day with a screening and party with VIPs.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ comes to the screen with big expectations

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The movie arrives with big expectations from readers — and viewers.