A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

BEE

Thu, 12 May '22
Where one might sit for a spell?
Thu, 9 Dec '21
See 34-Down
Thu, 21 Oct '21
Busy one
Mon, 27 Sep '21
"Busy" insect
Tue, 31 Aug '21
Proverbial symbol of busyness
Wed, 4 Aug '21
Busy body?
Wed, 9 Jun '21
Prey of a murder hornet
Sun, 11 Apr '21
Spelling ___
Thu, 25 Feb '21
Unfortunate occasion for a spelling error