'Power user' is a code name for an apologist. Regardless of how hard an interaction is or how uselessly obscure a feature is, the apologist will unerringly point to the power and functionality of the gadget, blithely ignoring the difficulty of actually using it.
- Alan Cooper, The Inmates Are Running the Asylum

This is Chuck Martin's personal site: chuck.martin.name

This is, among other things, my web programming "sandbox." I've created a small random quote generator (right). There are 9 quotes in the database.

Here's a page that contains photos of where I used to live, in the last place I lived in SF, before I moved to the peninsula.

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