Unveiling “Not Now Please: Living Through Racism, Ableism, and Grief”


In a world filled with diverse stories, experiences, and challenges, there’s a pressing need for understanding, empathy, and change. These are the driving forces behind my upcoming book, “Not Now Please: Living Through Racism, Ableism, and Grief.” This book is not just a collection of stories – it’s a journey of self-discovery, awareness, and a call for a more inclusive society.

A Glimpse Into the Book

“Not Now Please” delves into the intricate layers of racism, ableism, and grief – the very real challenges faced by individuals whose experiences often remain unseen. The book uncovers personal narratives, shedding light on the emotional struggles and injustices that shape the lives of many. Through these stories, readers are invited to confront the uncomfortable truths, question assumptions, and ultimately join the movement for positive change.

A Brief Outline

  1. Introduction: The book opens with a compelling introduction to the themes of racism, ableism, and grief. It establishes the importance of acknowledging these issues and creating a platform for dialogue.
  2. Personal Narratives: The heart of the book lies in the stories of those who have experienced the intersection of racism and ableism. These narratives bring to light the daily challenges, triumphs, and the human spirit’s resilience.
  3. Exploring Grief: The book also explores the profound impact of grief within these contexts. It reflects on the journey of coping with loss and navigating the complexities of grief within a society that often lacks understanding.
  4. Empathy and Awareness: Throughout the pages, the book emphasizes the significance of empathy and awareness. It encourages readers to step into the shoes of those facing these challenges, fostering a deeper understanding of their experiences.

Release Information

Mark your calendars! From September 16th, 2023, “Not Now Please: Living Through Racism, Ableism, and Grief” will be available on Amazon for readers worldwide. This is a crucial step toward igniting conversations, inspiring change, and standing united against discrimination.

For our German-speaking and audiobook enthusiasts, I’m thrilled to announce that the German version and audio versions of the book will be available from November 2023. This ensures that the transformative messages within “Not Now Please” reach a wider audience, transcending language barriers.


“Not Now Please: Living Through Racism, Ableism, and Grief” is more than a book – it’s a call to action, an invitation to understand, and an opportunity to create a more inclusive and compassionate world. Together, we can embrace diverse perspectives, challenge societal norms, and work toward a future where no one’s experiences are marginalized.

Join me on this journey starting September 16th, 2023, as we embark on a transformative exploration of stories that matter. Let’s amplify voices, drive change, and build bridges of empathy. Stay tuned for the release – the journey begins soon.

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