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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Joey McIntyre approves of New Kids references in the box office hit ‘It’

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He texted us about it. Also, he’ll be in Boston next month for a Mass. Eye and Ear benefit.

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Is it weird for him to sleep in bed with his female friends?

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She is a bit older than him, and they have always been “just friends,” but I don’t care. I find this to be completely insane.

Billie Jean is his lover, onscreen

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Austin Stowell talks about playing Larry King, the tennis star’s husband, in “Battle of the Sexes.”

Boston Casting seeks single women

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Apparently, they’re casting for a reality show featuring women who are smart, successful, and driven, but can’t find a partner and want to have a child.