"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
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