Short story: What Do You Do? by Gillian Flynn, from Rogues, edited by Gardner Dozois and George R. R. Martin. Highly Recommended.
Poem: A Late Good Night by Robert Fuller Murray, listened to on the Voice Before the Void podcast. Recommended.
Essay: Jade Dragon Cup, listened to on the BBC’s A History of the World in 100 Objects podcast, from September 2010. Highly Recommended.