How does inspiration work?

You know the scene. You have been wondering about a question that has eluded you a long time then suddenly the light goes on in your head. I call it a Ah - Ha. Then answer usually comes complete & it could take days for you to see all it's implications. Exactly what is that process or mechanism? Do you use it... show more You know the scene. You have been wondering about a question that has eluded you a long time then suddenly the light goes on in your head. I call it a Ah - Ha. Then answer usually comes complete & it could take days for you to see all it's implications.
Exactly what is that process or mechanism? Do you use it & if so is it a conscious process for you?
Thanks for answering & Blessings!
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