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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‘I have never been on a date with a woman ever’

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I’m kind of a late-bloomer, so to speak.

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He’s already seeing someone else

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As confusing as it was for me, it was even worse because he had just told me two days prior that he wanted me to move there.

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‘Living together is just more work for me to do’

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We have always talked about marriage and a family one day, but now I feel like I’m second guessing every decision we’ve made together.

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This marriage isn’t doing it for me anymore

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Call it what you will, mid life-crisis maybe, but I have spent many hours re-evaluating my life.