Short story: Run Kiss Daddy by Joyce Carol Oates, from USA Noir (2013) edited by Johnny Temple. Recommended.
Poem: Family Dollar by Hannah Brooks-Motl, listened to on the PoetryNow podcast, from February 2017. Highly Recommended.
Essay: The Parthenon Sculpture: Centaur and Lapith, listened to on the BBC’s A History of the World in 100 Objects, from February 2010. Highly Recommended.