Short story: Waiting Out the End of the World at Patti’s Place by Naomi Kritzer, from Clarkesworld magazine, March 2017. Highly Recommended.
Poem: Blessed Are the Peace Makers by G. K. Chesterton, listened to through Librivox.
Essay: The Social Media Poet by Brian Bilston, listened to on the BBC’s Four Thought podcast, from January 2017. Recommended.