Kraig: As always, a post worth reading. Thanks.
The result is a position that substantially rests on muscle, even if it isn't muscle effort what keeps it up. I can't be the only fellow with this problem.
If it isn't muscle effort that is supporting the gun, then you are OK.
Gary Anderson - a remarkable man - in addition to his achievements as a shooter, he was the editor for the English translation of A.A. Yur'yev's classic "Competitive Shooting". The sections on "the techniques of firing the shot" and "shooting techniques and tactics" are the heart of the book.