Short story: For She is the Stars and the Sun Revolves Around Her by Agatha Tan, listened to on the GlitterShip podcast, from March 2017. Recommended.
Poem: Ode to the American dead in Asia by Thomas McGrath, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from May 2017. Highly Recommended.
Essay: A Climate Solution Whre All Sides Can Win by Ted Halstead, listened to on the TEDTalks podcast, from May 2017. Highly Recommended.