Duane Poncy

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Duane Poncy is a novelist living in Portland, Oregon. He is currently working on the second novel of a science fiction trilogy. He is an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation (OK).

Portland, I’m bored with your terminal hipsterism, with your ageist youth culture striving for mediocrity, with your middle class intellectualism, which is about as deep as the rain puddle outside my door, with your racist cops and your timid activists who think carrying signs along the sidewalk while politely stopping for traffic is going to save us from catastrophe.


(Rude Rant #1)


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Skyrmion (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
1 chapters   —   updated Apr 27, 2013 10:42AM
Description: A novel in progress. The first novel of the Sweetland Trilogy.
Entanglement (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
1 chapters   —   updated Apr 27, 2013 10:42AM
Description: Prologue
The Mighty Orinoco
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An Episode in the...
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This Census-Taker by China Miéville
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The Third Claw of God by Adam-Troy Castro
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Although I liked this book a lot, I don't think it matched up to Emissaries of the Dead. The plot is good and tense, and the story completely grabs you. It just didn't leave me as satisfied in the end as the previous book.

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Brightness Falls from the Air by James Tiptree Jr.
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I never thought I would be giving a two-star review to anything by James Tiptree, Jr. (Alice Sheldon). I love everything I have previously read by her. Much of the writing in this book is amazing, the suspense often riveting, and the concept behind i ...more
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Homeland by Cory Doctorow
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Meh. Not nearly as good as Little Brother.
" I agree that short novels are viable as ebooks. To be worth printing, I believe a novel needs to be 60,000 words minimum. At that short length, howeve ...more "
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