HADEL S. MA'AYEH is an American Orthodox poet of Jordanian heritage. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Middle East History and Political Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. A lover of the arts, Hadel has enjoyed dancing since the age of four years and with the support of her U-of-I friends, she joined the dancing group COPA, serving also as choreographer of her own dance. Hadel has enjoyed a long career with corporations, her last position being that of Vice-President of Support Services with an international company. She then set up her own business in management consultancy, training and Social Media PR, @Hadel Social Media. Hadel loves writing and is a Huffington Post Passionista. Hadel likes to boast about the ancient family church where she was baptized, the 19th century Greek Orthodox church of Saint George in Madaba, Jordan. This church houses the oldest known (6th century) geographic floor mosaic in art history. Hadel resides in both the countries of Jordan and the United States.