Short story: Waterfalling by Lavie Tidhar, from The Book of Swords, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. Highly Recommended.
Poem: To Autumn by John Keats, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from April 2018. Recommended.
Essay: Foley, listened to on the Twenty Thousand Hertz podcast, from April 2017. Highly Recommended.