Cat lovers, prepare yourselves. Though many common folk might feel that your co-dependent, ultra-affectionate relationship with your cat is somewhat unhealthy, we now have proof that your feline love affair is perfectly normal – it might even get your creative juices flowing. An editor named Alison Nastasi compiled these photographs of 50 famous artists and their respective kitty-companions. Nastasi has created a book of these photographs of artists and their muses. Here’s what she had to say in the book’s introduction: > Many artists buck notions of a stereotypical temperament, but researchers have long speculated that creative individuals share common attributes—which mirror those of cats. Check out some of the photos below, and don’t be afraid to let your own cat inspire you.