If you want to publish your book, here are the steps you should follow to assess your work's potential, then research and pitch editors and agents.
Asking an editor or agent to sign a non-disclosure agreement is not part of traditional publishing business practice.
As a teenager, I looked on my mother’s files with disdain and, later, with pity. How sad, I thought, to just move papers about and never really do the things you want to do. How tragic, to lock up a life in a box.
Why you should ensure you have as many stories on submission as possible.