Yehloe The Poet
Born: September 7, 1971
Place: Chicago, Illinois
Yehloe was born and raised on the southside of Chicago. He attended Jackie Robinson elemantary school until the age of five. He then went on to R .S. Abbott elementary school from headstart to the 8th grade. He graduated and proceeded to go to Wendell Phillips High School. He became the 1st place winner in the Academic Olympics in 1988, 2nd Place in 1989, then trandferred to Paul Lawrence Dunbar Vocational. He went to Dunbar in the day and started his first year of night school at Dawson College. He learned Data Processing and Bookkeeping. He graduate Dawson College in 1991. At the State Street Public Library he picked up a certificate in Business Management. He went to Computer Learning Center to learn Computer Operations, Kaplan University for Business Management, Professional Career Development Insitiute (PCDI) Associates in Computer Repair, University of Phoenix for Business Management where he earned his Bachelors of Schicence degree.
Yehloe has always loved writing poetry and expression on paper, recording or on stage. During his passion for writing he modeled custom made clothing from the age of 5 to the age of 7. He went on to model while making a living for college students in multiple areas of Chicago.
Poetry has been his outlet for many years. He wishes for his writing to be motivation for others. He is inspired by Michael Jackson, The Beetles, Marvin Gaye and other artists that used their talents to bring people together to take them away from their problems, stresses, and any negativity presently in their lives. Poetry has led him to perform at the Apache Cafe, Club Pisces, Prime Time Studios and many broadband stations heard his voice via interviews with worldwide audiences.
To date he has published " When The Tiers of Life Play" and " Redeem Love" poetry books. He speaks on "Perspectives Show" as a host and continues to mentor yong men and women at any given opportunity. His passion follows him worldwide.