Friday, June 21, 2019

Meet Pamela Thibodeaux and Read About her Romance TEMPERED HEARTS

About Pam 

Award-winning author, Pamela S. Thibodeaux is the Co-Founder and a lifetime member of Bayou Writers Group in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Multi-published in romantic fiction as well as creative non-fiction, her writing has been tagged as, “Inspirational with an Edge!” ™ and reviewed as “steamier and grittier than the typical Christian novel without decreasing the message.”


Rancher Craig Harris and veterinarian Tamera Collins clash from the moment they meet.  Innocence is pitted against arrogance as tempers rise and passions ignite to form a love as pure as the finest gold, fresh from the crucible and as strong as steel.  Thrown together amid tragedy and unsated passion, Tamera and Craig share a strong attraction that neither accepts as the first stages of love. Torn between desire and dislike, they must make peace with their pasts and God in order to open up to the love blossoming between them.  It is a love that nothing can destroy when they come to understand that only when hearts are tempered, minds are opened and wills are softened can man discern the will of God for his life.


Tamera awoke in a mild state of panic and confusion. Glancing around, she realized where she was and who was beside her. A blush warmed her cheeks as she struggled to sit up. She released the filly and fumbled with the front of her gown.

"I couldn't sleep," she explained, glancing into the steel gray eyes. His gaze, soft and warm like liquid metal, made her blush harder as he brushed strands of hay out of her hair with a gentleness that seemed out of character.

Craig knew he was treading on dangerous ground, that people were expecting them, but couldn't seem to get past the moment at hand. "I guess a kiss is out of the question," he queried, his voice tender, gaze unwavering.

Emotions, raw and unfamiliar, shivered through her. Tamera attempted to scoot away from him, emitted a shaky little laugh and tried to quench the feelings escalating to frightening proportions. "A kiss? Why would you want a kiss? I didn't think you even liked me."

Craig wound his hand in her thick hair, stopping her movements. "Like has nothing to do with desire," he moaned and crushed her to him as his mouth covered hers in a thorough kiss. "Absolutely nothing," he assured as she clung to his shirt and trembled in his arms.


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  1. THANKS for having me today, Diana!

  2. Congrats, Pam! Lovely cover and the stories sound so interesting.

  3. This sounds like an amazing collection. Wishing you the best.

  4. Thanks for spotlighting me today, Diane!

  5. Beautiful excerpt--great romance!

  6. thanks Erin!
    I appreciate your support
    Good luck and God's blessings

  7. Like has nothing to do with desire. It'll be interesting to see where that leads.

  8. I can just imagine someone right now, riding the metro line, listening to your story which takes them away to another place and time. Love it. Cheers

  9. I just got this book and I'm enjoying it!

  10. Hey leads to a budding romance filled with passion and angst :-)

    Aww, Marilyn that's wonderful imagery. From your mind to God's ears.

    So glad you're enjoying it Kara!

    THANK you ALL for stopping by. Your support is greatly appreciated.

    Good luck and God's blessings to each of you