The following photographs showcase the events leading up to, and including, the day Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes was released in 2015.

 

o'donnell signs an early copy of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes, 2015. ( L. McPhail )

o'donnell signs and hands off the first signed copy of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes, ever. 2015. (L. McPhail) 

o'donnell signs and hands off the first signed copy of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes, ever. 2015. (L. McPhail) 

o'donnell performs the first recitation of poetry from Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes to the attendees. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

o'donnell performs the first recitation of poetry from Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes to the attendees. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

o'donnell signing an early copy of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes. 2015 (a.j.k. archives)

o'donnell signing an early copy of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes. 2015 (a.j.k. archives)

Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes on bookstore shelves in Omaha, Nebraska. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes on bookstore shelves in Omaha, Nebraska. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

The first printing of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes arrives for the release celebtration. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

The first printing of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes arrives for the release celebtration. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

o'donnell pauses before the release celebration to take photos with attendees and friends. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

o'donnell pauses before the release celebration to take photos with attendees and friends. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

o'donnell's dear friend and musician Jocelyn Muhammad performs during the release celebration. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

o'donnell's dear friend and musician Jocelyn Muhammad performs during the release celebration. 2015 (a.j.k. archive)

The first printing of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes arrives from the publishers. 2015 (a.j.k. archives)

The first printing of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes arrives from the publishers. 2015 (a.j.k. archives)

Original printed poster, announcing the release events and purchase locations of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes. 2015 (a.j.k. archives)

Original printed poster, announcing the release events and purchase locations of Nicoteane and Other Foolish Mistakes. 2015 (a.j.k. archives)