Troubled veteran musician Sinead O’Connor sparked fears for her health after writing a suicide note on Facebook claiming she had taken an overdose.
‘There is only so much any woman can be expected to bear.”I have taken an overdose. There is no other way to get respect. I am not at home, I’m at a hotel, somewhere in Ireland, under another name.’If I wasn’t posting this, my kids and family wouldn’t even find out. I could have been dead here for weeks already and they’d never have known. ‘I’m such a rotten horrible mother and person, that I’ve been alone. Howling crying for weeks
Before that,she shared a post on her frustrations with music She wrote
: ‘I need a new home. And a new job. A new life … Music is over for me. Music did this. It rendered me invisible. Murdered my soul. I’m never going back to music.’ ‘[I have] lost everything, my job, my home, my sons, my womb, my eldest kids, my identity. I cannot eat Christmas dinner with these people ever again. [I have been] pushed into a corner that somehow hasn’t killed me yet. I have no family. No home. No job.’
Sh has been found in Ireland and is being given medical assistance.