Parveen Tahir received her education from the Lady Anderson High School, Sialkot; did her F.Sc. from Govt. College, Sialkot; B.Sc. from Lahore College for Women, Lahore; M.Sc. from the Punjab University; MA in Urdu from the NUML, Islamabad. She started writing poetry from childhood but started publishing her work in magazines during the 1990s. Her first book “Tinkay Ka Batin” was highly appreciated by critics and contemporaries. Her second book “Neel Goo’n Kai” was published in 2021. She has also done work on modern poetry and has written criticism of poems by eminent poets of nazam.