On time loops

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I have always loved time.

Not the rushing past of it, mind you — but the concept. The concept of changing time, specifically. Manipulating it, twisting it.

My fascination runs from alternative histories to time travel. But my favorite element of time fantasy?

Time loops. Love them.

Groundhog’s Day?” Totally my favorite movie growing up. If a movie or book or TV show incorporates a time loop, I’m glued to it.

I love the intricacies associated with theorizing a time loop: how did it happen? Will anyone realize? Who gets to realize they’re trapped? How do they break it?

Time loops were even the quickest way my husband got me to watch :”Star Trek: Enterprise” with him.

So what happens when I find myself trapped in a time loop?

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