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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Hedy Lamarr documentary has Boston premiere at Coolidge Corner Theatre

By Terence Cawley , Globe Staff

“Bombshell” tells the story of the 1930s and ’40s actress who secretly helped invent a communication system for Allied warships during World War II.


A local win for ‘Despacito’ at the Latin Grammys

By , Globe Staff

Saldarriaga was the recording engineer on the Luis Fonsi hit that features Daddy Yankee.

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She wants flowers. Not running shoes.

By , Globe Staff

My boyfriend is not a romantic at all, to be quite honest. He’s loving and kind, but he’s not one to buy me chocolates and flowers or express how much he’s in love with me.


Fitchburg Art Museum gets a 500-piece photography donation

By , Globe Staff

“For the Fitchburg Art Museum, it is an enormous big deal,” said museum director Nick Capasso.