Short story: The Choochoomorphosis by Oliver Buckram, listened to on the Far Fetched Fables podcast, episode 127, from October 2016. Recommended.
Poem: Decoy Gang War Victim by Carmen Giménez Smith, listened to on the Poetry Foundation’s Poetry Now podcast from August 2016. Highly Recommended.
Essay: Bird-shaped Pestle, listened to on the BBC’s A History of the World in 100 Objects, from January 2010. Highly Recommended.