British poet known for syllabic poems such as "Still Life" and "Accentedal." Her poetry collections include Sonnets from Hafez and The Last Man.
She was raised in an upper class household during the Victorian and Edwardian periods of English history. Her father was British Poet Laureate Robert Bridges.
Her poetry is often marked by a fatalistic tone.
She wed a Persian-born University of Oxford student named Ali Akbar Daryush.
Poet Yvor Winters praised Daryush's superior skill in syllabic verse.