updated 01/13/2012 AT 12:00 PM ET
•originally published 01/13/2012 AT 1:30 PM ET
Love is not for Sinead O’Connor. Neither, she says, are the journalists of her native Ireland.
“These people, along with others caused enormous damage deliberately and maliciously to my innocent flower of a husband, purely because he was with me,” O’Connor writes of husband Barry Herridge – whom she wed on Dec. 8 in Las Vegas, then separated from 16 days later.