The Type-Rider

Celebrating one’s 40th birthday can be a mixed bag.  For Maya Stein, however, a 40th birthday is an excuse to explore a wildly creative project.  Cycling with her typerwriter, a folding chair and table, Stein, a poet and caterer, is rapidly gaining noteriety as the “Type Rider” as she travels from her hometown of Ameherst, MA to Milwakee, WI.  During her 40-mile day rides, she stops in communities and sets up a writing station in public areas and inviting people to sit and write.

Read more about Maya in the New York Times and be sure to check out her website!


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