Short story: Kin by Bruce McAllister, listened to on the LeVar Burton reads podcast, from June 2017. Highly Recommended.
Poem: How to Continue by John Ashbery, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from December 2017. Recommended.
Essay: How Augmented Reality Could Change the Future of Surgery by Nadine Hachach-Haram, listened to on the TEDTalks podcast, from December 2017. Highly Recommended.