You may be a good writer—then again, maybe not Although ‘maybe’ and ‘may be’ sound the same, they are not interchangeable. By Ragan StaffFeb. 18, 2010 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.