Jacinta Read is an author and entrepreneur based in Oxford, UK. She holds a Masters degree in Creative Writing, and is currently completing her PhD at Goldsmiths University of London, with a focus on life writing and theopoetics. Born and raised in Hong Kong, Jacinta is passionate about the arts, and is the author of Creative Worship: Breaking out of the Worship Mould. She is also a director of Handmade Hong Kong, which curates Asia’s largest indie craft market. Her hobbies include dance, capoeira, and painting. Jacinta is married to Tom and they have two children together.