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 12 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

July 13, 2020

Covid, Covid, in the Air: what’s the most Eco Face-Covering or Mask of them all…

July 10, 2020 Editor's Pick

Should Elephant Gatherings Continue?

July 8, 2020 Editor's Pick

“DeSean Jackson posted this on Instagram.”

July 1, 2020

“Comedian attacked by Trump supporter.”

June 29, 2020

We don’t get to go back to ignoring Racism while Shopping online, like this Lad…

June 23, 2020 Editor's Pick

Check out Elephant Camp before Friday, & you can join.

June 19, 2020

I feel bad about…my whiteness.

June 15, 2020

The Five Levels of Mask-Wearing—Immature Jerks, find out which two you’re on!

June 14, 2020

Boycott Elephant!

June 13, 2020

One of these three Women will be Biden’s VP Pick—I guarantee it.

June 11, 2020

“If America hasn’t broken your heart, you don’t love her enough.…

June 10, 2020 Editor's Pick

I love old statues. But… ~ Waylon Lewis

June 9, 2020 Editor's Pick

The list is so much longer. ~ Waylon Lewis

May 28, 2020 Editor's Pick

“Please make this go viral. I am begging you. Make America see this, I beg you.…

May 22, 2020 Editor's Pick

An Open Letter to Maskless “Rebels.”