Short story: The Triumph of Virtue by Walter John Williams, from The Book of Swords, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. Recommended.
Poem: Psche in Somerville by Denise Levertov, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from January 2018. Recommended.
Essay: Infant Formula, listened to on the BBC’s 50 Things that Made the Modern Economy, from June 2017. Recommended.