Using an omniscient narrator? It may help to be aware of these two dimensions, which account for the varieties of omniscient approaches.
Advice and thoughts on narrating to best effect.
An expert writer of stories needs to have some mastery of psychic distance—the distance the narrator stands from a character’s emotions, thoughts, and perceptions. No matter what viewpoint or person or verb tense you’re using for your story, your narration will sometimes go very close to character perception and sometimes stay quite distant.