When you don't give it much thought, you draw something, you go "Yeah, that works... hell, I like it." and are satisfied. When you give it too much thought, you keep drawing and redrawing trying to capture what you originally envisioned, ignoring good, satisfying avenues.
I always find it very difficult to comment on artwork. I could go into the technical parts and my overall feelings and colour choices. but. yeah. Your an inspiration Hideyoshi. I can feel the damp early morning mist on my face. I love the composition and the placement of the head, it makes it feel twice as tall.