Short story: Food in the Basement by Laura Davy, listened to on Apex magazine podcast, from July 2014. Highly Recommended.
Poem: Walking on Tiptoe by Ted Kooser, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from May 2017. Recommended.
Essay: Governments Should Fight Corporations, Not Collaborate With Them by Jonathan Marks, listened to on the TEDTalks podcast, from April 2017. Highly Recommended.