Short story: Super Villians Always Order Off the Menu by Anna Gardner, listened to on the 600 Second Saga podcast, from October 2017. Recommended.
Poem: Love is Not All by Edna St. Vincent Milla, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from October 2017. Recommended.
Essay: Arand Menon on Robert Birley, listened to on the BBC’s Reith Lectures, from September 2017. Highly Recommended.