Short story: The Postmaster by Rabindranath Tagore, listened to on the Morning Short podcast. Recommended.
Poem: Ode to Coffee, Oda al Café by Urayoán Noel, listened to on the Poetry Now podcast, from August 2016. Recommended.
Essay: How Better Tech Could Protect us from Distraction by Tristan Harris, listened to on the TED Talks podcast, from June 2016. Recommended.