Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/gkbc1nc/public_html/wp-content/themes/gkbc/functions.php:2) in /home/gkbc1nc/public_html/wp-includes/feed-rss2.php on line 8 GKBC http://gkbcinc.com Giving Kudos to Brilliant Content Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:37:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.7 GKBC International Short Story Competition Phase 2 – The Winner’s Interview http://gkbcinc.com/gkbc-international-short-story-competition-phase-2-the-winners-interview/ http://gkbcinc.com/gkbc-international-short-story-competition-phase-2-the-winners-interview/#comments Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:45:57 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=5110 Our esteemed guest judge, Sunday Times bestselling author Tim Weaver, has selected his winners and runners up for the second and final phase of the GKBC International Short Story Competition of 2013-14. He chose Matty Millard’s superb story ‘Weapons of Mass Destruction’ as the winner, which you can read here, and Matty kindly answered some […]

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An Interview With Graphic Designer Chris Thornley http://gkbcinc.com/an-interview-with-designer-chris-thornley/ http://gkbcinc.com/an-interview-with-designer-chris-thornley/#comments Fri, 07 Feb 2014 14:01:36 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4966 Chris Thornley, also known professionally as Raid 71, was kind enough to take time out of his hectic schedule to answer some questions for us! He has had many publications in Shortlist magazine and let us use his awesome Gravity poster late last year for our review of the film. Check out what he had […]

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Creative Academy Designer of the Month – Lukas Miguel http://gkbcinc.com/creative-academy-designer-of-the-month-lukas-miguel/ http://gkbcinc.com/creative-academy-designer-of-the-month-lukas-miguel/#comments Thu, 06 Feb 2014 10:48:45 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4949 After a busy festive period and New Year, Lukas Miguel of the Creative Academy has been a constant in a tumultuous few months at GKBC. He has been nominated Designer of the Month for his truly spectacular work in illustrations and showing a keenness to think outside the box with his design briefs. Check out […]

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An Interview With Local Business Dot & Lucy Photography http://gkbcinc.com/an-interview-with-local-business-dot-lucy-photography/ http://gkbcinc.com/an-interview-with-local-business-dot-lucy-photography/#respond Fri, 31 Jan 2014 09:09:43 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4922 Bath-based wedding photographers Dorothy Allen and Lucy Baker, who run Dot & Lucy Photography, were kind enough to take time out of their busy schedules to answer some questions for us. Having both graduated from Bath Spa University in 2012 studying Creative Writing, Dot and Lucy were keen to combine their flair for photography into […]

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University Degrees: Are They the Only Option? http://gkbcinc.com/university-degrees-are-they-the-only-option/ http://gkbcinc.com/university-degrees-are-they-the-only-option/#respond Tue, 28 Jan 2014 09:00:58 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4900 Every year thousands of students have to decide whether to go to university and every year, following the herd, thousands of them go. The expectation is that you go to university. Colleges allocate special days for applying to university and before you know it you’ve received your offer for a place. The whole process is […]

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Why I Love a Mystery http://gkbcinc.com/why-i-love-a-mystery/ http://gkbcinc.com/why-i-love-a-mystery/#respond Mon, 27 Jan 2014 10:41:30 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4891 What is your favourite genre of writing? Mine is the mystery novel and I adore Anne Cassidy’s works. Never heard of her? No problem. Read on to find out all about her. Article by Jenny L For every mystery novel is a universally-agreeable set of ingredients, including but not limited to a detective (or two), […]

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Top Five Sympathetic Villains http://gkbcinc.com/top-five-sympathetic-villains/ http://gkbcinc.com/top-five-sympathetic-villains/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2014 09:53:53 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4872   Article written by Sara J Everyone loves a villain; even more so a sympathetic one. But who are they and what has driven them to commit their evil acts? Books give us some great examples; here are five villains that have won us over. Villain 1 : Elphaba – Wicked: The Life and Times […]

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2013’s Top 50 End-Of-Year Lists http://gkbcinc.com/top-50-lists-of-2013/ http://gkbcinc.com/top-50-lists-of-2013/#respond Mon, 06 Jan 2014 14:18:12 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4832 2013 was a year characterised by lists, even in death. As such, there was a huge selection of best-ofs worst-ofs and middle-ofs at the end of the year. But which list came top? My obsessive need to rank everything in my life, from partners to ramen, demanded that I rank these rankings, and fast! So, which […]

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GKBC Report: Volume 5 http://gkbcinc.com/gkbc-report-volume-5/ http://gkbcinc.com/gkbc-report-volume-5/#respond Fri, 03 Jan 2014 11:35:16 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4822 Welcome to the GKBC Report, where we round up the best of what we’ve found on the web this week just especially for you. Another New Year has rolled around, finding me blinking wearily at my computer screen with a pounding headache and wearing an assortment of party hats in unconventional places. Luckily, you can […]

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GKBC Report: Volume 4 http://gkbcinc.com/gkbc-report-volume-4/ http://gkbcinc.com/gkbc-report-volume-4/#respond Fri, 20 Dec 2013 12:41:35 +0000 http://gkbcinc.com/?p=4774 Welcome to the GKBC Report, where we round up the best of what we’ve found on the web this week just especially for you. AT CHRISTMAS! This week in the GKBC Report: Forests! Krampus! Xtreme! CHRISTMAS! Graffiti! CHRISTMAS! Reddit! ALSO, CHRISTMAS! …original observations, helpful hacks & strange science… This Train Don’t Stop There Anymore Or, […]

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