Right up to the end, he was still struggling: a few months ago, he ordered a very demanding esoteric study package.
His final blog entry:
For those who never had the privelege of knowing him, his blog is still up at http://ritualchaosmagic.blogspot.com/ . His website is also still visible at http://www.ritualchaosmagic.co.uk/
There is a lot more that I could say about Phil, but I want to get this out into the world.
So I raise a glass to a man who will be sorely missed, but who leaves us all a mighty example.
'Now the words of the High One
Are heard in the High One's hall.
... Hail, to those who hear them!'