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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My siblings put my boyfriend through a ‘trial phase’

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It’s usually really rough, and they can be very aggressive and rude about how they feel.

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Couple’s carefree lifestyle has gone to the dog

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How do you get out of the mundane routine of everything? I feel like we’re an old couple at the age of 29 with kids (kids being our puppy).

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Help me, Taylor Swift: My ex won’t hear me when I say we aren’t getting back together

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For fear of hurting him, I didn’t tell him I’m expecting a baby with my new boyfriend. Should I have?


‘Fire and Fury’ author Michael Wolff to headline Boston event

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The controversial book has topped The New York Times best sellers list since Jan. 5.