A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TAOS

Fri, 2 Dec '22
County with 17 of New Mexico's 25 highest peaks
Sun, 11 Sep '22
Southwestern art hub
Fri, 22 Oct '21
Artist colony in a desert
Sun, 4 Jul '21
New Mexico art hub
Mon, 15 Feb '21
Tourist town in northern New Mexico
Thu, 31 Dec '20
New Mexico's ___ Ski Valley