Jacinta is a Hong Kong Eurasian who likes to write about identity, mental health and creativity. She has written for the SCMP and co-authored an entrepreneur’s guide to business in Hong Kong with Derek Sivers, the founder of CD Baby.

She has a PhD in Creative writing and is currently a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Goldsmiths University, London. She also designs and teaches courses at the Oxfordshire Recovery College, a mental health charity. Jacinta is a director of Handmade Hong Kong.

Jacinta lives in Oxford with her husband Tom, their two children, the occasional foster child, and Louie the puppy.