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

January 18, 2020

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

January 16, 2020

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

January 16, 2020

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

January 15, 2020

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

January 6, 2020 Editor's Pick

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

December 31, 2019 Editor's Pick

Waylon’s New Year’s Letter, to You.

December 30, 2019

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

December 27, 2019 Editor's Pick

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

December 26, 2019

My newest Pet Peeve: Canada Goose! ~ Waylon

December 24, 2019

This Christmas, I’m Mad as Hell.

December 21, 2019

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

December 19, 2019

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

December 16, 2019 Editor's Pick

Vulnerability isn’t vulnerable if we brag about it.

December 14, 2019

Climate change isn’t Trump’s problem.

December 11, 2019

How to ask a Crush out. ~ Waylon