What is a community anyway?

Von Reyes
5 min readAug 18, 2023

I studied sociology, and the thing I love about it, is that it encourages us to “deep it” in the face of those who say “it’s not that deep.” The foundation of this discipline is an approach to understanding human behavior by placing it within its broader social context. This is, to me, essential to understanding the world that we live in. It is not possible to solve humanity’s biggest problems through an individualized lens. We are a collective species, and are more and more connected everyday in the digital and globalized world we live in. This can feel overwhelming sometimes, at least for me. That’s why…

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Von Reyes

A sociologist attempting to build a life of joy, ease, and authenticity for us all between seeing my favorite bands live. vonreyes.carrd.co