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.

Latest stories

I’ve found another emotionally unavailable man

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He’s really interested in me, but he’s significantly older, has a child, broke up with his wife a long time ago, is not divorced and has no idea if he’s going to get divorced anytime soon.

Should I see him over the holiday?

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He expressed that he would want to hang out with me but I guess I’m just afraid that it will make my heart hurt all over again.

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Is my boyfriend cheating?

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I feel like my boyfriend is cheating.

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This ‘friend’ is still chasing my boyfriend

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This “friend” was chasing him before we broke up, knowing we were in a relationship and still trying to get his attention.