Duane Poncy lives and works in Portland, Oregon, where he is Arts Director for the Milepost 5 arts community. He is also a founder and General Editor of Elohi Gadugi Journal: Narratives for a New World, a journal of literature and art, and is currently working on a number of writing projects, including the Sweetland novels, a series of speculative fiction works set in the near future.
He is the co-author, with his wife, Patricia J. McLean, of Bartlett House, A Will Adelhardt / Lucy Hidalgo Mystery.
Duane Poncy is an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation (OK).
Portland DSA Facebook group
Members of Portland Democratic Socialists of America public Facebook page, as of March 2017 included Duane Poncy.