Short story: The Opposite and Adjacent by Liu Yang, from Clarkesworld Magazine from September 2016. Recommended.
Poem: Why Did I Laugh Tonight? No Voice Will Tell by John Keats, listened to through Librivox. Recommended.
Essay: The Art of Storytelling by Jon Glover, from the BBC’s The Essay podcast, from May 2016. Recommended.
Short story 9/52 written.