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

November 26, 2019

Chart: how many Hours you’re supposed to Sleep based on your Age.

November 25, 2019

F+ck Convenience. Specifically, F+ck Amazon. Give me Caring, Craft, & Community.

November 24, 2019

Six People decide what much of the World Sees.

November 8, 2019

“Nice to see a famous middle-aged man who is not dating a 20-year-old.” […

November 6, 2019

I want you, Naked.

November 1, 2019

Beto just dropped out. Here’s who I’m supporting, now. ~ Waylon

October 30, 2019

President Obama: there are two kinds of Societies. Which do you want to Live in?

October 23, 2019

Empaths are the Most Selfish People on the Planet.*

October 22, 2019 Editor's Pick

Elephant Journal endorsements for Boulder City Council: Junie Joseph, Adam Swetlik, C…

October 16, 2019

What the Media Circus failed to see in the Dem Debate.

October 15, 2019

“Taiwan president Tsai Ying Wen just tweeted this message.”

October 10, 2019

25 companies who are kowtowing to China, & a Few worth supporting who aren’…

October 8, 2019

Waylon talks with Samantha Power: Education of an Idealist.

September 27, 2019 Editor's Pick

F*ck Minimalism. F*ck Modern. Give me Joyously Cluttered, Antique, Upcycled, Repurpos…

September 23, 2019

Transcript, Video: Greta Thunberg’s fearless, heartbreaking & powerfully s…