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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Love Letters

Is he busy? Like, really busy?

By , Globe Staff

He said there was an illness in the family, and that he had a lot going on at his job for the next two weeks, so he wasn’t sure when we could see each other.

Love letters

Have they been talking too much?

By , Globe Staff

One day, my messages were delivered but not read, despite him being active on WhatsApp. It was the first time that had happened.


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.