The Woman from Italy is an eternal goddess  who visits Night Vale from time to time. She seems to like drinking coffee and threatening people with violence and destruction as pain fascinates her . She causes people to speak in rhymes.
- Episode 39, The Woman from Italy: Cecil reports that she is seen in town, though he doesn't understand why. He occasionally loses consciousness and begins to speak in rhyme.
- Episode 87, The Trial of Hiram McDaniels: in the Community Classifieds section, the Woman states that she didn't forget about Night Vale and might not let the citizens live the next time she visits.
- Episode 96, Negotiations: one of the courses offered by Simone Rigadeau as a part of the new Earth Sciences program concerns the Woman, the title of the course is spelled in emojis.
- Episode 104, The Hierarchy of Angels: Steve Carlsberg calls Cecil to tell him about his meeting with the Woman, he speaks in rhymes.
- Episode 106, Filings: The Faceless Old Woman tells Cecil that the Woman is colluding with the Distant Prince to destroy time itself and collapse Night Vale into a dead singularity, and that the two women are good friends. Her voice changes and she speaks a few lines in rhymes.
- Episode 108, Cal: the Woman is scheduled to appear at the Night Vale Mall alongside the Faceless Old Woman and threaten passers-by with pain and torture.
- Episode 109, A Story About Huntokar: it is revealed that she is one of the gods who existed even before the reality did and that she chose "everywhere but Italy" as her domain.
- Episode 110, Matryoshka: Steve Carlsberg mentions that she is threatening to flay Night Vale citizens alive.