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

June 12, 2019

How to know when to Settle Down: you won’t like my “answer.”

June 10, 2019

Republicans love to hate on Higher Education. Here’s our Reply:

June 7, 2019

“No Job Is Too Small.” [Image]

June 4, 2019

“An uplifting surprise on my porch.”

June 1, 2019 Editor's Pick

10 Mindful Reminders you need right Now.

May 31, 2019

“Rosemary returned to the exact spot in front of the Federal Building in Pittsb…

May 30, 2019

“I don’t want fat girls or burkas in my Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.&…

May 29, 2019

“The way Katelyn Ohashi makes one of her perfect score routines seem effortless…

May 28, 2019 Editor's Pick

Thus far I’m supporting these two Democratic candidates.*

May 15, 2019

Religious Intolerance: a Facebook Encounter.

May 14, 2019

How Barack Obama turned his life around when he was a boy, & the most helpful th…

May 12, 2019

The notion of Ikigai or Right Livelihood can Save our World by Serving our Commonwea…

May 10, 2019

Ben Shapiro quits BBC UK interview: “I’m popular & no one’s ever heard…

April 24, 2019 Editor's Pick

Thank you, Adam Rubenstein.

April 21, 2019

The Good News about the Bad news about Climate Change.