I used to write a column last year on the OSWtv website, in those columns I would talk about my travels across the UK and, more importantly, the wrestling scene within Scotland. I stopped because real life took over and when that happens you have to adjust your priorities to what is more important, then … Continue reading The Hermit Position: Looking At The Future
Formerly known as The Hermit Position, this regular article has been renamed 'A Wrestling Fans View' or AWFT for short. It still contains the same Craig Hermit goodness. "Why do you travel so far to see wrestling? Is that no tiring? I mean you ain't a wrestler are ya?" These were three questions I got … Continue reading AWFT: So You Want To Be A Journalist Huh?
Wrestling memory lane time, remember the Championship match at One Night Stand between Champion John Cena versus Rob Van Dam? Good match, made amazing by the crowd interaction wasn't it? I mean how often do you see someone symbolically wipe their ass with a John Cena t-shirt and throw it back at him. What about … Continue reading The Hermit Position: The Two-Way Street
It's 2016 (or 2006 according to Bram on Impact Wrestling). It's a brand new year with brand new action, brand new wrestling and a brand new me...actually no. Two of those of statements are correct, it is a brand new year, it will feature brand new wrestling and as for the brand new me stuff, … Continue reading The Hermit Position: Long Term Planning The ICW Way
I was pretty tired as I wrote my last column, travelling about the UK can do that and after a wrestling fan read my column he sent me this message, "Why travel at all? You live in Glasgow, you got loads of wrestling things happening" He is right, there are an amazing amount of wrestling … Continue reading The Hermit Position: This Goes Untitled
So it's time for another Hermit Position, another column where I tell you my thoughts on the wrestling world. Looking back this past year, I've told you my thoughts on Progress wrestling, import wrestlers, great wrestling academies (part one that is, part two slightly delayed, I will get to it) and a lot more in … Continue reading The Hermit Position: The Complexity of Respect
Let me start with an apology to everyone who read my last column, to be honest apart from the Kris Travis portion of it, that 'Hermit Position' was pretty negative wasn't it? And I like to think that's not why people read this, I mean if you want negativity or things like that there's plenty … Continue reading The Hermit Position: The Positivity Train Part One