H e l p e r s

 "The teacher is authorized by the student."
Koro Kaisan Miles

Michael Pockley
This group has no guru. Well, if it does, it's certainly not me.
I help co-ordinate meetings and, if people ask, I'll teach meditation. 

Normally I look like this...

and maybe once a year, like this.

I received dharma transmission from Koro Kaisan Miles in the Lin Chi (Rinzai) school of Zen. If you're into lineages, you can see mine here.
I earn my living as a teacher and academic editor and I utterly fail to make my living from writing books about Zen and meditation.(You can see them here.)  I also like to paint - here's my gallery