A compassionate Olympian, beating gangsterism with knitting, and capturing beauty in crisis

 

This week in Beautiful News, defy mediocrity with power and grace. Tyrone Pillay. The late-bloomer who climbed the Paralympic podium. David Mann. The writer who shares art for love. Tlhogi Letsholonyane. A fashion label lets you own your self-confidence. Bongani Tembe. The phenomenal voice that escaped apartheid to return victorious. Connie Abrahams. A grandmother uses knitting to keep kids off the streets. Liesel Kershoff. A photographer reveals the beautiful tragedy of the drought. This is Beautiful News.