The Boston Globe
Love stories. Dating stories. Relationship stories. Stories about romance, marriage, partnership, sex, loss, and the human heart. Served with a side of advice. Hosted by Boston Globe advice columnist Meredith Goldstein. Distributed by PRX.
Top 10 Love Letters Episodes
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S1E1: Getting Under to Get Over
03/20/18 • 22 min
It’s common advice after a breakup: The best way to get over an ex is to get under someone new. But does it work? Is rebound sex empowering, or does it just leave you feeling lonelier? Meredith Goldstein explores the emotions -- and the science -- at play in one of life’s most vulnerable moments. Email us your thoughts at firstname.lastname@example.org and find us online at loveletters.show.
Bonus: Take Me to 'The Lake House'
04/02/20 • 31 min
Meredith Goldstein talks to Boston Globe film critic Ty Burr about what to watch during stressful times, why people are drawn to disaster flicks, and the best rom-coms to screen right now -- including a Keanu Reeves-Sandra Bullock classic. What are you watching? Email us at email@example.com.
S3E9: A Hollywood Arrangement
01/07/20 • 32 min
Huda always knew her marriage would be supervised by her family. She accepted that, but she pined for romance: She wanted a love story worthy of the American rom-coms she grew up on. The question was, could she have both?... Have a story of your own? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bonus: Jia Tolentino on Not Getting Married
03/10/20 • 23 min
Jia Tolentino, staff writer at The New Yorker and author of the essay collection "Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion," joins Meredith to talk about how she knew she didn't want to get married. Have a story of your own? Email us at email@example.com.
S3E11: My Year of Magical Selfhood
02/04/20 • 34 min
Lisa was just 34 when her husband died suddenly of a heart condition. As she came to terms with her grief, she confronted questions she never thought she’d have to answer: How do you know when to move past mourning and date new people? How do you know you’re ready? ... Have a story of your own? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
S3E10: When Should You Have Sex?
01/21/20 • 26 min
If you want a new relationship to last, how long should you wait to sleep together? There’s an old adage that says three dates. But is that right? In today’s episode, we explore three takes on this question. Have a story of your own? Email us at email@example.com.
Check out Motherhood Sessions from Gimlet
03/17/20 • 23 min
Introducing Motherhood Sessions, a podcast from our friends at Gimlet. Motherhood Sessions features emotionally honest conversations about being a mom. In this episode, Dr. Alexandra Sacks sits down with a couple that hasn’t had sex in more than two years. On the surface, it seems like the birth of their son was the main cause of their loss of intimacy. But as Dr. Sacks digs deeper, it turns out that the couples’ sexual issues pre-date their child.
S3E8: Mom's New Boyfriend
12/17/19 • 32 min
As a newly single mom, Lauren had to wrestle with two big questions. First, when to start dating again. Second, how and when to introduce her daughter to the men she was seeing. For Lauren -- and for anyone trying to date while raising kids -- the stakes can be quite high. Have a story of your own? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
S3E7: Writing on the Wall
12/03/19 • 26 min
What do pierced nipples and “Silent Night” have in common? In today’s stories, both were signs that a relationship had run its course. Jordan had to accept that his marriage was over. Allison had to listen to her gut. Have a story of your own? Email us at email@example.com.
Bonus: Love in the Time of Corona
04/16/20 • 46 min
Is he using the lockdown to ghost? Is it a good time to text your ex? Meredith invites her sister, Brette, onto the show to dish out advice to letter-writers dealing with pandemic-related relationship problems. Plus, their friend Nicole offers an intimate look at what it's like to date on FaceTime. How has COVID-19 affected your relationship? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How many episodes does Love Letters have?
Love Letters currently has 105 episodes available.
What topics does Love Letters cover?
The podcast is about Boston, Society & Culture, Dating, Love, Dating Advice, Podcasts, Relationships and Advice.
What is the most popular episode on Love Letters?
The episode title 'S1E1: Getting Under to Get Over' is the most popular.
What is the average episode length on Love Letters?
The average episode length on Love Letters is 27 minutes.
How often are episodes of Love Letters released?
Episodes of Love Letters are typically released every 14 days.
When was the first episode of Love Letters?
The first episode of Love Letters was released on Mar 20, 2018.
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