Clouds Cannot Cover Us
October 2019

A solo collection of poetry for teenagers. Featuring struggles, honesty, and above all, hope. This book is a lifeline, and a mirror, and a friendly voice.

Published by Troika Books


Poems Out Loud!
September 2019

Jay has contributed one poem - “The Washing Up Liquid Ignited” Jay has contributed one poem - “The Washing Up Liquid Ignited” to this collection for children aged 4+, featuring award-winning poets, brand new voices, hip-hop artists and spoken-word performers.

Published by Ladybird Books


June 2019

Jay has contributed one poem - “You” to this anthology of poems about the moon, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing.

Published by Otter-Barry Books


I Bet I Can Make You Laugh
August 2018

Jay has contributed one poem - “My Homework Ate My Dog” to this anthology of funny children’s poems, collected by Joshua Siegal. Published by Bloomsbury.

Rising Stars
October 2017

A collection of poems by five young LGBT/BaME poets and published by Otter-Barry Books, Rising Stars was Highly Commended at the 2018 CLiPPA Awards.


Words That Burn
Summer 2017

Jay has contributed one poem to this teaching resource. Published by Amnesty International

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City Boys Should Not Feed Horses

Self-published in 2016.

A Heartful of Fist

Poems written by young poets from The Poetry Society’s SLAMbassadors programme. Published by OutSpoken Press and the Poetry Society.

The Prospect of Wings

Self-published in 2015. With a foreword by actor Anthony Head