A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ESSAYS

Tue, 9 Aug '22
Makeup of Joan Didion's "Slouching Towards Bethlehem"
Sun, 26 Jun '22
Some writing samples
Thu, 23 Jun '22
60-Across output or 18-Across synonym
Sun, 21 Nov '21
Contents of college blue books
Wed, 18 Aug '21
Guest ___, what The New York Times calls op-eds