Kokomo, Indiana's13th-largest city, is located about 50 miles north of Indianapolis. The name was an inspiration for a Beach Boys song and in turn inspired the name for Kokomo Island (now Sandals Cay), part of the privately owned Sandals Royal Caribbean all-inclusive resort in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
A professional writer and editor since 1994, Lindsay Morris has worked at publications including "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel," "Folio," and "Shape." Currently manager of titling and strategy for Demand Media, Morris' freelance writing has been published in "Women's Adventure" and "Chicago Tribune." She holds a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from Marquette University.