Vijaya Prasad

crafting digital narratives|| media aficionado || the nation's capital

Nice to meet you,

I’m Vijaya – a writer, a blogger, and a sometimes media critic, who believes in the power of the free press.

Professionally, I graduated from journalism school (Go Orange) and landed in digital production, working on websites and projects, across multiple industries, for about a decade.

01: Vijaya

I’m exploring what this next stage is looking like – a space that can be both petrifying and wildly exciting.

Fortunately, the DMV has been my anchor for almost 3 decades. And one of the things about life is that the only constant is change.


02: Blog|| digital Media

  • Whatever Happened to Baby Clubhouse

    When it hit the market, Clubhouse erupted as the social media platform – it was exclusive, invite only, and disruptive in how it delivered content. It also came out at a time when people were stuck inside and were craving real time human interaction. I wrote about how it had potential to be a channel…

  • Clubhouse, access, and social change

    Back in the day, in the 2000s, clubbing meant loud Christina Aguilera or Justin Timberlake music, drinks, dancing with your girlfriends, and excitement at where the nights took you. In fact as I write this, I’m listening to Dirty – old school (or just old) Aguilera. The app Clubhouse however has borrowed from the old…

  • AIRBnB TAKES A STAND for security

    Shonda Rhimes’ show Scandal had seemingly incredible events occur in the fictional Fitzgerald Grant’s Presidency. Affairs, dead marriages, stolen elections, influential donors with elitist agendas that helped them and their friends get richer, hypocrisy, a president out of control….it’s almost like Trump saw how unbelievable it was and was like “hold my beer.”  To be…

  • the day social Media said enough

    First it was Twitter, then Facebook and Instagram, and Pinterest got on board. I’m talking about banning the President in light of the events on January 6 in the nation’s capital. Next, Apple and Google announced that the Parler app wouldn’t be available on their respective platforms.  Finally, and I mean finally, Amazon got on…