Short story: Refugee; or, a Nine-item Representative Inventory of a Better World by Iona Sharma, from Strange Horizons, January 2018. Highly Recommended.
Poem: Everything Good Between Men and Women by Anon, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from March 2018. Recommended.
Essay: Holy Thorn Reliquary, listened to on the BBC’s A History of the World in 100 Objects, from July 2010. Highly Recommended.