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

October 16, 2019

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

October 15, 2019

I’ve looked up to LeBron for years. That’s over, for the most part.

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…

September 20, 2019

50 Buddhist Slogans & short Quotes to Inspire your Life.

September 16, 2019 Editor's Pick

Embracing my “Boring Life.”

September 10, 2019

Your love isn’t who you’re looking for. ~ Waylon Lewis

August 26, 2019 Editor's Pick

If we want to save our World, we have two Choices.

August 22, 2019 Editor's Pick

Sharing a Photo about the Burning Amazon is a good start. Here’s how to actuall…

August 22, 2019

Don’t let Society rush your Goals!

August 4, 2019 Editor's Pick

Why I’m all in for Beto.

July 26, 2019 Editor's Pick

Five Photos of my “Cleavage.”

July 15, 2019

What I would like for my 45th Birthday.