Metro Detroit Author Launches Blog Talk Radio Tour

October 14, 2010

DETROIT, MICH. – Mon., October 11, 2010 – Metro Detroit author Eddie Connor Jr. is setting out to take Blog Talk Radio by storm as he launches the “Purposed to Persevere” Blog Talk Radio Tour. Connor will embark on a weeklong adventure, Oct.10th -16th empower listeners to reach their full potential, to persevere and to overcome life’s obstacles.

The power packed week of inspiration and hope will feature some of the best and uprising Blog Talk Radio stations on “The 4th Quarter Comeback with Myles Miller” kicked off the tour on Oct. 10th airing at 6:00 p.m. EST. “Purposed To Persevere” will make stops today, Oct.11th with Mindshift Radio with host, Ms. Emeri and Billie Miller at 10:00 p.m. EST; Oct. 13th with The Motown Writers/Michigan Literacy Network with host Corinne Frontiero; Oct. 15th with Contend the Faith hosted by Evangelist Arlynda Thompson at 10:00 p.m. EST and ending on Oct.16th with Redemption Praise with host, Elder Patrick Lancaster at 11:00 am PST.

The “Purposed to Persevere” Blog Talk Radio Tour is inspired by Connor’s first book entitled, “ Purposefully Prepared To Persevere,” in which Connor shares in-depth the struggles, trials and tribulations he faces as he discovers he’s been diagnosed with cancer at the age of 15. The book highlights the transformation process of Conner overcoming cancer with the assistance of his family and his faith in God.

About Eddie Connor, Jr

Born in Southfield, Mich. and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, Eddie Connor Jr.’s thirst for knowledge began at a young age. Raised to be man of excellence in a single parent household, Connor has surpassed all odds. Overcoming cancer at the age of 15, Connor is the author of his life’s testimony “Purposefully Purposed to Persevere,”  “Collections of Reflections: Symphonies of Strength, Volumes 1-3, and “E.Con The Icon”.

In addition to being an author, Connor is an Educator, Evangelist, Motivational Speaker, Poet and TV/Radio Host. A graduate of Eastern Michigan University earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education, with a focus in History.

To schedule interviews, speaking appearances or additional information regarding Eddie Connor Jr, contact T.Marie Media Group at 586.872.1244 or