As an artist, it is important to have enough confidence in understanding a subject matter so that one can loosen your hand up to create beyond the predictable. Nothing like getting wadded up in a knot because the ears are not in a predictable location. Ears shouldn't get in the way of creative thought. Ask VanGogh. It's time to freshen up on the basics for drawing a face.
Lyric Art: Tutorial: How to Draw a Face: "Drawing the human figure is difficult. But it CAN be done. A good beginning is to learn about proportions. I was surprised to learn that d..."