The Struggle is Real

by Jozef Hamilton   So, this is something I thought I would be writing in much better circumstances.   I had initially planned upon writing about my struggles with anxiety and mental health one year on from my previous article for the better. Funnily enough, that was the last piece of writing I have done […]

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‘Shut the fuck up, Brenda’ – Dealing with Anxiety

As part of our Mental Health Awareness feature, SickeningGlasgow’s resident scream queen Jozef Hamilton shares his ongoing battle with his arch nemesis; Brenda. Okay, so I get the irony of having of talking about mental health and having a division on this site labelled as ‘Sectioned Off’, there’s a method to this madness which I’ll get […]

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Wild and Untamed Thing: The Rocky Horror Picture Show and Identification

As fans of cinema, we are often asked one icebreaking question; ‘What’s your favourite film of all time?’, whether it be on a first date, an app messenger or even a team building exercise, it’s an answer we have firmly placed under our belt to give an idea of our tastes and personality. It’s just […]

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‘Gone Home’ Review

I’ve defended for a very long time that video games should be considered as a serious art-form. With the benefits of advancing technology, the video game industry has seen an unbelievable increase in sophistication quality from the days of ‘Super Mario Bros.’ and ‘Sonic The Hedgehog’. What used to be short paragraph storylines only featured […]

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‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Review

Alan Moore’s ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ is a culturally important piece of work. I don’t say this simply as a fan of the graphic novel but it shaped the eternal symbiotic relationship we know between Batman and The Joker.  More than a simple story of hero vs. villain, the moral complications of two men forever […]

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