My husband, Barry Dimick, is with former Writer’s Digest editor and blogger, Chuck Sambuchino, at the 2018 Florida Writers Foundation Celebrity Workshop. Chuck is commenting on Barry’s query letter for his soon-to-be queried memoir about growing up in Vermont. Planning to submit a query? Have it professionally edited. Joan Leggitt, founder of Twisted Road Publications and speaker at the Florida Writers Conference, said she rarely purchases books with typos in the query letter.