Meet contributor Anna Leach
Anna Leach is a journalist whose day job is writing about global development for The Guardian. She welcomes the break from malnutrition, poverty and disease to review retreats. She spent three years living in Shanghai, China where she was Mind & Body Editor for Time Out Shanghai, among other things. She has been practicing yoga for 13 years, meditating regularly for two years and is trained in reiki level one and two. She now lives in London but still loves to visit the east. Follow her on Twitter at @avleachy.