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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From living together to long-distance

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We’ve been through a lot and truly make each other happy when we’re together, but the distance has brought new problems to this relationship and has made me see a different side of him.

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Keeping our relationship going after college has been tough

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Now that we’ve graduated, he seems to be putting distance between us. Can love last at 22?

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‘Did I make a major mistake?’

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We were compatible, but she no longer met any of my emotional needs. Yet I question my decision.

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The midterms have affected our relationship

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As our relationship continues and the midterms approach, my anxiety over politics and current events has grown.