The new novel by Svetlana Dicheva “Maze for Romantic Minotaurs” (under the name of “Broken bed”) won one of the special prizes in the competition on the international project “Myths” of the Scottish publishing company Canongate. In this composite text the reader will meet Ariadne with her thread, Orpheus and Eurydice, and of course, Theseus and the Minotaur, Zeus, Dionysus and many other gods. Pleased, the reader will recognize the ingenious analogues between the distant past of myths and our recent past. He will also trace the contemporary story of Monika and The Radiant. And most of all will enjoy the magnificent variations on the theme of the Procrustean bed.