Stoofus Blog: Writings of Jeff Haber

Blinking Memories

Blinking Memories

An autobiographical essay about identity explored through the lens of skateboarding and writing within the culture and geography of Long Island and New York City.

Blinking Memories

An autobiographical essay about identity explored through the lens of skateboarding and writing within the culture and geography of Long Island and New York City.

Nobody in a Land of Dripping Green

Nobody in a Land of Dripping Green

A short story about traveling to the Philippines, my dad dying, and paying a visit to obscure writer Alfred Chester's grave on Staten Island.

Nobody in a Land of Dripping Green

A short story about traveling to the Philippines, my dad dying, and paying a visit to obscure writer Alfred Chester's grave on Staten Island.

Permission vs Violation in Skateboarding: Ambiguity of Public and Private Space

Permission vs Violation in Skateboarding: Ambig...

A discussion of how public and private space ambiguity provides opportunities for skaters to interpret landscapes and create single-use environments for community building.

Permission vs Violation in Skateboarding: Ambig...

A discussion of how public and private space ambiguity provides opportunities for skaters to interpret landscapes and create single-use environments for community building.

Recent Skateboard News | November 2023

Recent Skateboard News | November 2023

Skateboarding News November 2023

Recent Skateboard News | November 2023

Skateboarding News November 2023

Style in Skateboarding: An Interpretation

Style in Skateboarding: An Interpretation

Skateboarders seem to judge each other's style according to an undefined standard. The notion of style and its importance probably extended from surfing to skateboarding. Obviously, style is subjective. Then...

Style in Skateboarding: An Interpretation

Skateboarders seem to judge each other's style according to an undefined standard. The notion of style and its importance probably extended from surfing to skateboarding. Obviously, style is subjective. Then...

To Skateboard Alone

To Skateboard Alone

Skateboarding Alone I skate alone. This decision allows me to set about my task with the least amount of distraction or interruption. It's the most practical scenario for my style...

To Skateboard Alone

Skateboarding Alone I skate alone. This decision allows me to set about my task with the least amount of distraction or interruption. It's the most practical scenario for my style...