Short story: Tarquin of Cheapside by F. Scott Fitzgerald, from The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and Other Jazz Age Stories. Recommended.
Poem: Oh, for a Home of Rest! by Eliza Paul Kirkbride Gurney, listened to the Voice Before the Void podcast, from February 2017. Highly Recommened.
Essay: Coin of Coesus, listened to on the BBC’s A History of the World in 100 Objects, from February 2010. Highly Recommended.