Short story: Daedalum, the Devil’s Wheel by E. Lily Yu, from Clarkesworld magazine, December 2013. Highly Recommended.
Poem: Green Red Brown and White by May Swenson, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast. Recommended.
Essay: Understanding Drug Addiction by Hanna Pickard, listened to on the BBC’s Four Thought podcast, from July 2017. Highly Recommended.