Short story: In the Mountain by Hugh Howey, from Machine Learning: New And Collected Stories. Highly Recommended.
Poem: The Lamp of Mutual Aid by Joshua Edwards, listened to on the Poetry Now podcast, from November 2017. Highly Recommended.
Essay: How my Dad’s Dementia Change my Idea of Death (and Life) by Beth Malone, listened to on the TEDTalks podcast, from November 2017. Recommended.