A very bulky “little stroke”


With only a notebook, a pencil and two black markers, Margot Turcat wrote the logbook of her painful experience in the world of hospitalization, disability and addiction.

Margot Turcat is a happy teacher as a couple and as a family, whose world collapses on the morning of November 17, 2018. Despite her young age (she is 33 years old), a blood clot suddenly obstructs the irrigation of her brain: it is a stroke. Or rather, his “Small stroke”, as she derisively nicknames it in a comic book devoted to its history. Symbolized by a small figure with a cerebellar figure wearing a bandage, this unfortunate companion serves as a guide to the narration in this book as sympathetic as it is educational.

With only a notebook, a pencil and two black markers (the only material she had at the hospital), the plastic arts teacher wrote the logbook of her painful experience in
the world of hospitalization, disability and dependency. Intended initially for her relatives so that they understand what she is going through far from them (she will stay five months in a rehabilitation center),

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