Why I became a journalist. Home › Forums › Forum for Nevada journalists › Why I became a journalist. This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Barry Smith 1 year, 4 months ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts January 22, 2016 at 9:12 am #1934 Barry SmithKeymaster I’m looking for stories from Nevada reporters, editors, photographers — working or retired — on the spark that led them to journalism. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.