When attempting to: add to views an error occurred as follows:

SQLSTATE[HY000]: General error: 1364 Field 'author' doesn't have a default value
File: /chroot/home/prowres/pro-wrestling.com/html/application/libraries/Db.php
Line: 304
Sql: INSERT INTO views (article,viewed_on,ip_address) VALUES (:param1,:param2,:param3)
Parameters: 170806,1582430786,18.232.125.29