A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

east

Wed, 1 Nov '06
Right on the map
Sun, 15 Oct '06
Magi's origin
Mon, 25 Sep '06
90 from north
Wed, 6 Sep '06
Steinbeck title starter
Tue, 5 Sep '06
Toward dawn