Find Inspiration Within the TAPS Magazine

TAPS Magazine is dedicated to America's fallen heroes and their surviving families and friends. 

This quarterly magazine is sent free of charge to anyone interested in receiving it, including survivors, service members, supporters, and grief professionals. Subscribe to the TAPS Magazine.

The articles in each edition are written by military survivors, grief professionals, and TAPS staff. We hope you find inspiration, comfort, support, resources, and a sense of belonging within these pages. 


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Your stories can bring hope and healing to our TAPS families. If you would like to share a story about your loved one or your grief journey, we would love to hear from you. All submissions will be considered for TAPS Magazine, our stories, and other TAPS publications. We invite you to read our submission policy and submit your story


Latest Magazine Articles


Love in the Kitchen

A mother honors her son by sharing his favorite dish. Learn how to share your story and recipe with TAPS readers.


The Dance

“I knew that I could grow in this strange space of simultaneous grief and gratitude.”


Making New Summer Memories

A mother of two shares five lessons she learned about honoring the past while moving forward into a new future.


The TAPS Interview: Jon Stewart

I’m drawn to people who give of themselves so selflessly. It’s an unusual individual who actually moves toward trouble rather than away from it.