How there is a concept of frame in frame. The novel ‘Fraction of my heart’ is a book in book. This is the story of Pari and Arijit- a love story that could have been. The tale is melancholic yet sweet.
Pari and Arijit met in college and belonged to the same group consisting of Neha, Rahul, Akash and them. Arijit fell in love with Pari but lost her twice. Once to Pari’s mothers dying wish for her to get married to someone else and once again losing her a decade later forever. But little did he know that he would never lose her forever. Pari leaves her newborn daughter with him who he raises. Everyday she reminds him of Pari.
This is a novel about loss, gain, love and cynicism. It tells you that sadness prevails but right under it are the fragments of happiness.
Arijit Neogi, a young author from Bengal and Odisha, writes the novel. He comes from a simple family who are currently in Bhubaneswar whereas he works and lives in Hyderabad. He truly believes that writing is a talent that cannot be gifted and one needs to work on it every day to excel at it.