The Tidal Cycles cycles clock is always ticking. Sometimes, you will need to start your pattern from the beginning, in a deterministic way. There are many ways to do so.
nudge is a function originally implemented to play around with the timing of audio sample playback. You can use it to get a nice
swing effect. You can also use it to deal with various timing problems.
You can set a nudge value on individual patterns to get them to
shift in time:
If you need to affect all of the patterns, you can also use
nudge on every pattern using
resetCycles to... reset the cycle count: