Tomorrow’s Cake (a Senryu)

I formed this Senryu from a comment I made in response to a poem ‘Willow’ wrote on her site on the 9th June .. thank you Willow for prompting these words …

Tomorrow’s Cake (a Senryu)

the future tastes like 

yesterday, but is topped with 

venom from today

Ivor Steven ©  June 2022