A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TESS

Wed, 5 Jan '22
___ Gerritsen, author of romantic thrillers
Sat, 25 Dec '21
Model and body positivity activist Holliday
Mon, 26 Jul '21
Thomas Hardy's "___ of the D'Urbervilles"
Sat, 24 Jul '21
Supermodel Holliday
Fri, 23 Jul '21
"Guarding ___" (1994 Shirley MacLaine movie)
Sun, 6 Jun '21
Thomas Hardy title character
Tue, 25 May '21
Thomas Hardy title heroine
Thu, 13 May '21
Supermodel Holliday
Sat, 6 Mar '21
Harper of "No Country for Old Men"