Yolanda Kinlock is a writer and author; she enjoys writing about passion, pain, fear, humor, the reality of everyday life, and controversy. Yolanda Kinlock is the author of the books Poems of Reality: The Experiences of Life and Torn Lives. Her strong passion for writing developed when she was very young and continues to grow in her adult life. She is currently working on her third book. Yolanda Kinlock graduated from John Jay College of Criminal Justice where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology. In addition, she earned her Associate of Science degree in Business Administration from LaGuardia Community College.