Ron Tranmer is a contemporary poet who is known for his inspirational and hopeful poetry. He was born in 1940 in Jerome, Idaho. Tranmer wrote his first poem at the age of eight and has so far published three books of poetry.
‘The Broken Chain’ by Ron Tranmer explores the feelings of grief that a family suffers when one of their much-loved members passed away. The poet uses the metaphor of a broken chain to describe their loss.