Short story: The Sword of Tyraste by Cecilia Holland, from The Book of Swords, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. Highly Recommended.
Poem: The Unreliable Narrator by Keith Waldrop, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from April 2018. Recommended.
Essay: The Museum of Deportation by Stella Tillyard, listened to on the BBC’s A Point of View podcast, from April 2018. Highly Recommended.