Short story: The Science of Deduction by Arthur Conan Doyle, listened to on the Morning Short podcast. Recommended.
Poem: All things can Tempt Me by W. B. Yeats, listened to through Librivox. Recommended.
Essay: Rebuilding after 9/11 by Will Self, listened to on the BBC’s A Point of View podcast, from November 2013. Highly Recommended.