Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of Elephant Journal & 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, touches on modern relationships from a Buddhist point of view. His dream of 9 years, the Elephant “Ecosystem” will find a way to pay 1,000s of writers a month, helping reverse the tide of low-quality, unpaid writing & reading for free online.

Latest from Waylon Lewis

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January 18, 2020

Don’t talk like Biden? Don’t be like Lara Trump. ~ Waylon

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January 16, 2020

The two qualities I looked for when committing to a Therapist.

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January 16, 2020

1. Quid Pro Quo does not have to exist for there to be a Crime. 2. Here’s the Q…

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January 15, 2020

Honor this New Year in this New Decade by Writing your Heart Out.

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January 6, 2020 Editor's Pick

How to donate securely to reputable sources who need help in Australia.

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December 31, 2019 Editor's Pick

Waylon’s New Year’s Letter, to You.

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December 30, 2019

The Cheapest Elephant Subscription you ever did see (or get, or give) is Here.

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December 27, 2019 Editor's Pick

Being a Boss in [2019] is, literally, Thankless.

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December 26, 2019

My newest Pet Peeve: Canada Goose! ~ Waylon

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December 24, 2019

This Christmas, I’m Mad as Hell.

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December 21, 2019

It’s already the New Year, & here’s how to honor that. ~ Waylon

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December 19, 2019

“Just before Christmas 2012, staff at Embankment Tube station were approached b…

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December 16, 2019 Editor's Pick

Vulnerability isn’t vulnerable if we brag about it.

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December 14, 2019

Climate change isn’t Trump’s problem.

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December 11, 2019

How to ask a Crush out. ~ Waylon

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