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


Postvention and Posttraumatic Growth

TAPS helps survivors find a stable, healthy path to healing, allowing them to establish a new life after loss—a concept referred to as posttraumatic growth.


Grief and Sleep

Your sleep is important to your healing, not only physically but emotionally too. Learn 7 tips to cope with insomnia after loss.


Peer Mentor Program

Being heard, understood, and having a sense of community is at the heart of TAPS and is the mission focus of the TAPS Peer Mentor program.


Success in Every Aspect of Life

TAPS curriculum for young adults helps develop practical life skills and strives to help each survivor create a well-rounded life full of hope, healing and growth.


Found My NICHe

Participating in the Marine Corps Marathon with Team TAPS is one way this widow helps keep her husband's memory alive.


Anniversary Blues

The date is engraved on my heart. It seems so wrong; anniversaries should be for celebrating a joyous occasion, not for acknowledging a death.