Michelle Shimmy has written an article for The Daily Telegraph. In it she discusses her transition from corporate law to becoming a full-time pole dancer. “There’s definitely been a shift in mentality towards pole dancing – it used to be my naughty little secret. Now I talk about it to everyone and they say, ‘Oh yeah, I’ve heard it’s really difficult. You must be really strong.’ People are starting to understand what it’s all about,” she says. To read the full story click here. United Pole Artists Pole News is a place where news from around the world regarding pole dancing is shared. UPA writes and/or gathers news and stories for you so you don’t miss a thing. Have something to add to this story? If you are a registered UPA user, you can sign in, leave a comment and let us know what you think. We would love to hear from you!