Short story: The Spook School by Nick Mamatas, from Nightmare magazine, August 2017. Highly Recommended.
Poem: Somewhere Thuban is Fading by Rosebud Ben-Oni, listened to on the Poem of the Day, from August 2017. Recommended.
Essay: Making the Weaker Argument the Stronger, listened to on the History of the Philosophy podcast, from January 2011. Highly Recommended.