Pole dancing helps Wendy Staley Colbert in an article published on Jezebel. After recovering from a double mastectomy and divorce she took her first pole dancing class in an effort to boost her self-esteem. “These women had a sense of command and confidence. They knew the power of the female form, how to captivate, how to build desire and momentum, or so it seemed to me,” she writes. 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!