She is as in a field a silken tent . . . . 


Margaret DeAngelisWelcome to the online home of central Pennsylvania writer Margaret DeAngelis. Online since 1999, The Silken Tent is a collection of personal essays and observations currently divided into the following silken ties of thought:

Markings: Days of Her Life
In and around suburbia — an empty-nester at the beginning of the 21st century

Refiguring: A Weight Loss Year

 The Open Page A Writer's Commonplace
  quotations, ideas, notes from reading

   Always Books in Your Room, Margaret
   a writer reads

                                 Archives of older cords of The Silken Tent, 1999-2005

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The Silken Tent — An Online Journal of Personal Essays
is a publication of

The Open Page
2213 Bradley Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17110

ISSN: 1534-3065

Visit Circumference -- Concerning Emily Dickinson and Her Milieu

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