Writing is strongly related to fear and failure. The good part is that we can learn how strengthens and improves creations.
The world is unpredictable, especially now. But maybe our creativity in these unusual times will bring even more unusual rewards.
The most important skill for any writer is reading. All reading is important, but there are a number of ways to be reading to write better.
Gardening skills apply directly to writing skills. Weeding is a process that you can't do all at once. Editing is the same way.
With houses so standard to life, why not make the story a little more interesting with a different kind of home? Consider new dwellings for your story.