Broken Yardsticks
From surat al-Kahf: “...and say, ‘Perhaps my Rabb will guide me to nearer than this in rashadā.’” وقل عسى أن يهدين ربى لأقرب من هذا رشدا A beautiful message rests in this `āyah, and its themes romp around the topics of optimism, personal growth, and the ills of social comparison. It’s clung to me for