I am not going to have a long
introduction of me here. Rather,
I am going to brief it out.
I am a 16 year old school-going
boy from India. I have been
online from past 1.5 years but
it's been just 6 months in IM.
I spend about 2 hours a day
online in "search" of something to
help me make money. I have, indeed,
made about $500 till now. - For
those $500 bucks, I told my parents
that I "won" them in an online writing
Whenever my father asks me what I
do sitting in front of the monitor for
hours, I just say that I was playing
The IM world really fascinates me
and I have 4 sites running. They
do not generate any money, but get
decent traffic (200-300 UV/day).
The premier goal of my life has always
been to become an engineer. And, my
parents have great hopes from me for that
matter. They want to see me as an
But now, I see that IM'ming is 'cool'.
I want to be an IMer. Whenever I
try to approach my parents to discuss
this, I am not able to tell him. I am
always afraid. Noone from my family
has made a single cent from internet
I am in 10th standard and in India 10th
is the most important and the decisive
class of any student. So, before my final
exams, I want to tell this thing.
Please help me. How do I tell me parents
me new ambition?
Please help me!