Dick Millet
4 min readJul 19, 2022

And the art of motorcycle restoration.

I’ve got an old motorcycle that has outlived two intense, intimate love relationships. Combined. And it’s not that I really, really love that bike. It’s a good bike. But I do love riding. It’s gotten a bit ratty over the years. A little rusty here and there and some sun fading. I do the necessary maintenance to keep it safe and running but I’m not really the type to spend every Sunday afternoon washing it and…

Dick Millet

father, motorcyclist, old retired guy who’s just a little lost on a blue marble corkscrewing its way to oblivion