Afternoon Sufficed


Afternoon Sufficed

Matt Potter is a writer and poet based in San Francisco.

Two Second Year – 2018

On New Years Day of 2019, I waved away the headache from last night’s partying Continue reading “Two Second Year – 2018”


Remembering Donald Hall

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Odysseus in 2018

Personifications of The Iliad and The Odyssey as represented in “The Apotheosis of Homer” by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

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2 Sec Year

Last year I watched a short video diary Continue reading “2 Sec Year”

In Search of Free Time: My Bookmark Reflection on Proust

Only a few years ago I wanted to read Marcel Proust for two reasons. Continue reading “In Search of Free Time: My Bookmark Reflection on Proust”

Stopping by Truckee

You need to be from a place for quite awhile before you gesture out the window and say something like, “Well, the western winds are up.” Continue reading “Stopping by Truckee”

Reading American Gods and Measuring Cult Fiction

That we’ve broken their statues,
that we’ve driven them out of their temples,
doesn’t mean at all that the gods are dead.
O land of Ionia, they’re still in love with you,
their souls still keep your memory. Continue reading “Reading American Gods and Measuring Cult Fiction”

Even and Odd: 25 Years of Travel Stories

Note from Me: I planned to publish these stories last November, when I was actually turning 25. Continue reading “Even and Odd: 25 Years of Travel Stories”

Golden Hour at Shelter Rock

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