The Joy of Volunteering (for a Change).

Via Waylon Lewis
on Nov 4, 2008
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Great little cute hopeful article by a moderate conservative who, thanks to his wife, found himself canvassing…for Obama. Via the legendary journalist’s newspaper (which—following our lead, I’m sure—just went paperless), the Christian Science Monitor. For article, click here.


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & 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. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


One Response to “The Joy of Volunteering (for a Change).”

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