"I fall asleep wishing I could
birth you again
could feel you slide out of me
could feel you cross the barrier
between me and
everything else"

In 2028, Francisca searches for her daughter, Angeles, who was kidnapped at the border between Mexico and the United States in 2018.


Characters: 1-2 female-identifying
Francisca: late 30s, Mexican or Mexican-American.
*Angeles: a child, Mexican or Mexican-American.

*Angeles may appear on stage, or not.

Time: 5-8 minutes

Genre: monologue, drama, verse

Setting: 2028.

Production History

Currently unproduced.

*Available for purchase at MonologueBank.com - all proceeds go to relief organizations aiding families at the border*