A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

EERIE

Sun, 18 Sep '22
Spooky
Mon, 15 Aug '22
Like the sound of a creaky basement door
Mon, 24 Jan '22
Spooky
Mon, 20 Dec '21
Like coincidences that make you go "hmm"
Sat, 13 Nov '21
Chilling
Thu, 14 Oct '21
Like many a campfire story