Journeying with Hope

As a keynote speaker at the B.C. Cancer Summit held on November 22, 2019 at the Vancouver Sheraton Wall Centre, I shared our story about my family and late husband, Cliff in “Journeying with Hope: Embracing Joy in the Bonus Years”. View video here: Libby Yu: Journeying with Hope & Performance Video It was amazing... Continue Reading →


Bravo to my students for your brilliant performances this past weekend! Thank you Loewen Piano House and Bosendorfer for hosting and sponsoring our Benefit Piano Recital, raising over $8700 (latest total) for BC Children’s Hospital Sunny Hill Enhancement Project! We wanted to have an evening to not only showcase amazing talent and share music with... Continue Reading →

Another in the Fire

Do You know? Do you know how it felt to hear the most devastating news you could receive as a young wife and mother? Do you know how it felt to watch your life partner suffer and weaken and face his last days? Do you know how it felt to try to walk courageously through... Continue Reading →

BC Children’s Hospital Benefit

In just two weeks, students from my studio, Hayden Shum, Colette Wong, Lainey Yau, Zacharee Ang, Trinity Tran, Chuck Xie, Michael Li, Kristy Kwok, Austin Ng and Julie Wu will share their gifts and talents in an exciting Benefit Piano Recital on June 9, 2019 at 7pm at Loewen Piano House in Richmond. All proceeds... Continue Reading →

Shine a Light Gala

My friend, violinist Yuel Yawney and I were honoured to attend and play our hearts out in a 3-piece program for the inaugural Shine a Light Gala presented by ICONNBC Business Association at the River Rock Theatre benefiting the Canucks Autism Network! It was a wonderful event to gather as a community to show support... Continue Reading →

No words to comfort

My sweet son. You were only two years old when your Baba got sick. You were home with us as we weathered every storm that came our way. Baba was at home with you for five out of six years of your young life before he passed away. He was your constant source of cuddles... Continue Reading →


Thank you friends for your texts and messages and offers for help for my family. We feel cared and supported! I am thankful (yes in times like these we do look to what we are thankful for!) for the reminder that we hold our treasures in what is unseen... in loved ones and in our... Continue Reading →

Dear Thief

Dear Thief: You climbed into my house last night while we were out at a party and you made a beeline to my bedroom. I know what you wanted, as you ignored my cash and electronics. You wanted some shiny diamonds and gold jewellery to sell off for a greater reward. You must have seen... Continue Reading →

Inspiration and Giving

I’m thankful for the opportunity to share a bit of our story last night and to MC the BC Cancer Foundation’s Lunar New Year banquet. I am inspired by the generosity of donors and continued support to give hope to individuals and families living with cancer. It was my honour to speak of Cliff’s journey... Continue Reading →

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