Short story: The Alchemist by Equanimous Rex, listened to on the 600 Second Saga podcast, from April 2018. Recommended.
Poem: “I Used to Love the Run-up to a Storm” by Melanie Braverman, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from April 2018. Recommended.
Essay: The Buddha’s Four Noble Truths by Naomi Appleton, listened to on the BBC’s A History of Ideas podcast, from February 2015. Recommended.