Hello: this is slightly tangential to the OP but I was wondering if Rev. Jundo and/or others could help me clarify the distinction between shikantaza
I have to say, when I read this I immediately thought about Treeleaf. I thought, of course there is nowhere to go... they were on Mt. Tai just like we
Welcome Syd, Dudley and Francesco.
Don't touch the hook.
It's cold in Alaska even during the summer. Had to buy a hat today for my bald head. Will go whale watching tomorrow.
Oh, maybe don't "sit with it" so, but just sit.
And also, at other times considering the Koans, learn how to "ponder-non-ponder