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Greg AbbottGreg Abbott

Greg Abbott worked as a reporter for 15 years at small-town newspapers throughout southern Minnesota. He now works in communications at the School Boards Association and writes for their magazine. He has produced several short films, including “The Sharks” and “The War on Christmas” and was a cable documentary finalist for the production of “Getting Around” about a wheelchair-bound professor. He has since written full-length, one-act and short plays that have been performed and read throughout the area. He lives in North Mankato with his wife, Kathy, and son, Ben.

Snapped Shot

A small-town photographer suddenly cannot take his usual award-winning photos of grisly accident scenes without getting sick. Usually numb to people’s tragedies, he struggles with how to save his job or welcome the feeling of empathy he begins to experience with an accident victim.