Short story: When the Yoghurt Took Over by John Scalzi, from Miniatures. Recommended.
Poem: After Noise by Sueyeun Juliette Lee, listened to on the Poetry Now podcast, from December 2017. Highly Recommended.
Essay: What I Learned Serving Time for a Crime I Didn’t Commit by Teresa Njoroge, listened to on the TED Talks podcast, from November 2017. Highly Recommended.