I will be starting Sesshin so will not be joining you but sitting with you nonetheless .....
Shikantaza requires attachment to Shikantaza. Practice-enlightenment requires attachment to practice-enlightenment. Teaching requires attachment to teaching.
Seems there's a few of us doing it... ;-)
Oh boy, this was great Troy!!!
The purpose is not to be without all thoughts. The purpose is to see through thoughts to something shining. This usually involves the mind settling a