A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

POSE

Thu, 6 Jun '24
Strike one!
Mon, 27 May '24
Prepare for a selfie
Sun, 25 Feb '24
It might be a stretch
Fri, 19 Jan '24
Cat or cow, in yoga
Tue, 10 Oct '23
Something a model strikes
Sat, 15 Jul '23
Do some modeling
Wed, 22 Mar '23
Something you might have to sit still for
Tue, 8 Nov '22
Prepare to be painted, say