Short story: The Midenhall Treasure by Roald Dahl, from The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More. Recommended.
Poem: Film Noir by Aram Saroyan, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from January 2017. Recommended.
Essay: Re-launching National Service by Will Self, listened to on the BBC’s A Point of View podcast, from January 2017. Highly Recommended.