"Trash": a bouncer at an NJ go-go bar awakens in a dumpster and tries to recall how he got there. He is sure it has something to do with one or more of the four dancers who took him out for his birthday. "After Slog": this is a romp through a climatically changed future in which Greenland is the new Gold Coast. It is set in the world of the sci-fi novel Slog. "Short Pieces": it includes essays on everything and nothing.