Working with your creative processes is always and interesting challenge! It is worth popping over and reading A Grain of Salt as Anahata Katkin talks about working with the 5 stages of the creative process to overcome Creative Resistance. I am not sure I would call it resistance but the steps are certainly well described!
Artwork is made up of steps and mental landscapes. Like a good music soundtrack there are moods and different stages of fluidity and grit. Learning to navigate our creative process is about how our individual minds & emotions operate.