When the Dream Hurts is the fourth book of poetry by Tsveta Mihaylova. She has been writing poems since her school days. She is a chemist engineer by profession. Some of her awards include:
- Nedoizrecheno Literary Competition – 2013
- Rada Kazaliyska National Literary Competition – 2014
- National Poetry Competition of Dimitrovgrad Municipality – 2015
Publications: Literary newspapers and magazines, Sadruzhestvo International Literary Almanac.