Melissa BlackerTo sustain a meditation habit, it becomes necessary to accept whatever shows up in meditation as part of the practice, and not as an enemy to be subdued, or as a savior to be supplicated.” — Tensho David Schneider

 

Melissa Myozen Blacker, Roshi is a Zen priest and teacher with transmission in two Zen lineages.

This site includes information about how to study Zen with Melissa and links to her published writing and blog.