Write on Elephant, Change our World.

Our “Ecosystem” makes it easy to Get your message out to thousands—& get paid.

Elephant was one of the first major sites to pay our best, consistent writers. But it was always hard to measure “best.” Now, we are introducing weekly payouts for the top 7 articles on Elephant based on their Ecosystem Score—determined by readers, editors—and by writer’s communities.

April 5th – 11th Winners

#1 Luke Glowacki $300

41 Things I’ve learned by age 38.

#2 Ryan Thomas $150 Editor's Pick

Consent & Confusion: a Man’s Perspective on Sex.

#3 Lisa Pisha $108 Editor's Pick

“Am I Crazy?”—a Therapist shares the Secret behind Why we Really go to Therapy.

#4 Molly Harbour $108 Editor's Pick

What we Misunderstand about Forgiveness—& why it’s Far More Necessary than you Think.

#5 Shannan Fiorenza $75 Editor's Pick

Shout-out to all the Plants growing through Concrete: a Story of Post-Traumatic Growth.

#6 Anna-Marie Swan $75 Editor's Pick

Wearing Masks: why we try to Out-Nice our Moodiness & Out-Sweet our Anger.

#7 Gemma Malak $75

Growing Through the Mud: 5 Ways we become Wiser & Braver by Healing our Childhood Trauma.