Writing Spooky! Creative Writing Class for Horror/Dark Fantasy

Do you like to be scared? Do you love all things haunted and spooky? This class is for those who have a taste for the macabre and the unusual!
414 total reviews for this teacher
9 reviews for this class
Completed by 45 learners

55 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 8 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Sep 12

Sep 12 - Oct 31 (8 weeks)
8pm - 8:55pm

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Class Experience

Under the pen name of Cleave Bourbon, I have completed and published 6 fantasy novels and I have three more in development (I usually have at least three writing projects going at all times.) I have been teaching English in both public school (English 1-4) and online for over 15 years. I have also earned a B.A in English and Culture and a M.A. in English and Literature. 
Materials used will be provided. 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Mostly rated G. I like things to stay school appropriate at all times. However, scary is scary and those who are easily unsettled by ghosts, ghouls, and things that go bump in the night obviously may have issues. Things one might see in slasher films will not be included. This is a ghost and goblins sort of class. 


Mark Tyson B.A., M.A.
Lives in the United States
Experienced English and Literature Teacher
414 total reviews
506 completed classes

About Me

Mark Tyson holds a B.A. in English and Culture from New York Institute of Technology and a M.A. in English From Sanford National University San Diego, CA. He teaches English and Literature classes with a particular focus on 18th and 19th century... 
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