#1 on my interview wish-list?

Via Waylon Lewis
on Sep 29, 2008
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Beat Poet Gary Snyder, on Ecology. {Video}

Have you read Jack Kerouac’s Dharma Bums?

Gary Snyder, Beat Poet, Pulitzer-prize winning environmental activist before green meant anything other than a color—was immortalized in Kerouac’s Dharma Bums (which also featured my namesake, Philip Whalen) as charismatic simple-living mountain man, zen practitioner and yogi Japhy Ryder.

Check him out live, here:


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


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